Close Mars, Lunar Eclipse And Lyrid Meteors - April 2014 Skywatching Video
By Steve Spaleta |
Red Mars' close encounter with Earth, a 'red moon' total lunar eclipse (visible from North America) and the Lyrid meteor shower will highlight the month of April 2014. Also, the mornings and evenings will showcase Jupiter, Saturn and Venus.
credit : Space Telescope Science Institute, Office of Public Outreach