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Sky this month: December 2021

Jupiter begins in December in the eastern part of Capricorn, about 16.5 ° east of Saturn. It shines at magnitude -2.3, but rapidly decreases to magnitude 0.1, then changes to Aquarius on December 14. The waxing Moon is below Jupiter on…

The sky this month October 2021

SaturnThe movement of against the background stars stops as its retrograde path ends on October 10 and resumes its movement east. The movement of the planet is barely perceptible to the naked eye. Saturn shines at magnitude 0.4 in early…