October 2012 Night Sky Guide (Sky Map Gallery)

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Oct. 2012: Last Quarter Moon

Credit: Starry Night Software
The month of October is filled with celestial delights and this guide shows how to spot some of the most promising night sky sights, starting with the…Read More »


Monday, Oct. 8 at 3:33 a.m. EDT: The last or third quarter moon rises around 11:15 p.m. and sets around 2:50 p.m. It is most easily seen just after sunrise in the southern sky.    Less «
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