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Coordinate An Evening With The Moon You Will

5 Feb 2019, 17:59 UTC
Coordinate An Evening With The Moon You Will John Reid / Wikipedia

After delighting us with stops at Jupiter, Venus and Saturn at dawn, the crescent moon has returned to the evening sky. The bright part has also switched sides. Since the dawn crescent lies west of the sun, its sun-facing, eastern edge is illuminated. After new moon, the crescent shines to the left or east of the setting sun with its western rim etched in sunlight.

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