Talk about clooooose. From mid-northern latitudes, Saturn comes up around the midnight hour 1 a. Through even the smallest telescope, the planet looks just like a crescent moon. Bacon Bacon Man! What did we learn today? Subscribe to EarthSky News by email.
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Rarely do planets approach each other this closely. Drawing a little closer each day, the two planets have been inching together for weeks. It ends the month at 20 degrees west of the sun. Restore Reply. Mars, Aldebaran brightest star in Taurus the bull and a narrow moon appear together in the western sky during evening twilight tomorrow.