Stargazer October 2015 Star Calendar

Star calendar 1–31 October 2015

2 Oct      High in the west before dawn, the moon is only ½ degree from Aldebaran. Orion is to the left.

7 Oct      High in the east before dawn, three planets and a bright star line up to the moon’s lower left. Venus is 1 fist-width below the moon, Regulus is 1 finger-width to Venus’ left, Mars is another fist-width to the lower left, and Jupiter is 2 finger-widths beyond Mars.

8 Oct      This morning the moon is less than 2 finger-widths to Venus’ upper right. Regulus is to Venus’ left.

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