"The King of the Planets and the King of the Beasts Meet the Queen of the Night"

Scheduled air date: 2003 May 26-Jun 01

The Waxing Crescent Moon will appear near the star Pollux on the nights of June 2nd and 3rd, be beautifully placed next to the giant planet Jupiter on the night of 4th, and then appear near the star Regulus on the nights of the 5th and 6th.
(Shown about 90 minutes after Sunset June 1st-8th 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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