Galaxies Galore, a Major May Monday Meteor Shower, and Lunar-Looking Advice!

(The view of our Galaxy Milky Way from Solar Walk app.)
(Meteors from the annual Eta-Aquariids Meteor Shower appear to be traveling away from a point in the sky in the constellation of Aquarius.)
(The Moon and Mars will make a close approach on May 7. The pair will be visible to the naked eye or through a pair of binoculars.)
(Saturn and Jupiter in the night sky.)

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