Close Saturn, Planets and 2 Meteor Showers | May 2014 Skywatching Video

Saturn is close and bright throughout 2014 but maybe best on May 10th ‘opposition,’ its moons visible with telescope. Mars shares the Eastern sky with the ringed gas giant, while Mercury and Jupiter are to the west. (Skywatching Guide)

credit : Space Telescope Science Institute, Office of Public Outreach