New Moon near Mercury and Mars, Crescent Moon near the Beehive, and the Big Dipper is a Sky Tool!

(Close approach of the Moon and Mercury.)
(Close approach of the Moon and Mars.)
(The view of Jupiter from the Solar Walk app.)
(Use the Big Dipper to practice how to specify how far apart in the sky objects are.)

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