The Moon meets the Pleiades: online observation – 22 Apr. 2023
Next 22 April, a sharp crescent Moon will shine about 4 degrees from the Pleiades, one of the most beautiful star clusters in the sky. We will share the show live, online: join us from the comfort of your home.
The Moon will be just 2.5 days old, so it will show a very spectacular sharp crescent, with a marvelous Earthshine. The Pleiades will be gently shining 4 degrees away, adding their elegance to the show.
The Virtual Telescope Project will bring to you this beautiful meeting, sharing the view in real-time from Italy.
The online, free session is scheduled for 22 Apr. 2023, starting at 19:00 UT.
In case of bad weather, the event will be cancelled.
To join, you just need to enter, at the date and time above, our webTV page here!Click Here if you do not want to wait.
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