The moon is really working over time to help me spot things in the night sky this month. Tonight and tomorrow, it’s pairing up with Saturn. The best view is, sadly, just before dawn.
Still, Andrew Fazekas at National Geographic tells me that even the smallest telescopes can give you a peek at Saturn’s famous rings. That just might make getting up at Stupid O’Clock to catch the predawn show worth it.
- Top 7 Must-See Sky Events for 2017 (National Geographic)
- Lunar Eclipse and 10 More Can’t Miss Sky Events in February (National Geographic)
- Lunar Eclipses for Beginners (Mr. Eclipse)