Oct. 2012: Last Quarter Moon
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.
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Pulsar Discoverer Jocelyn Bell Burnell Talks About Her Amazing Find: Watch Live Thursday
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Space Force Policy Memo Being Drafted to Establish New Military Branch