Welcome to the 181st edition of 6 Storm Team Starwatch. This is a blog that will be updated every Friday that will list events happening in the sky.
Saturday, September 9th – Monday, September 11th 2023
The next several mornings the crescent Moon can be seen near several bright stars (Sky & Telescope). You can see the Moon near the two brightest stars in the constellation Gemini, Pollux and Castor (Sky & Telescope). The bright star Procyon will also be visible and Venus can be seen lower in the sky (Sky & Telescope). You will want to look East in order to check out these sights in the sky (Sky & Telescope).
Sunday, September 10th 2023
Tonight is a great time to try and catch a glimpse of the Milky Way (Sky & Telescope). The sky will be moonless the next few nights so the stars that make up the Milky Way should be easier to see (Sky & Telescope).
Thursday, September 14th 2023
Thursday the New Moon occurs (NASA). Remember, a New Moon is not visible to the naked eye.
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