"The Nights of the Harvest Moon, and: Mars and Regulus Meet"

Scheduled air date: 2000 Sep 04-10

Over the next couple of weeks, the planet Mars will appear to pass near the bright star Regulus.
(Mars' positions shown at two-day intervals from September 10-22, about an hour before sunrise for mid-Northern latitudes.)

If you wish to view illustrations for other episodes, please see our Star Gazer Illustrated directory.

Illustrations on this page were created using TheSky Astronomy Software, an advanced desktop planetarium program designed for Windows.

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