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USPS Star Calendar for 13-19 July

13 Jul    You’ll need binoculars to watch as Mars passes to Spica’s left. The moon is at perigee, 56.17 Earth-radii (358,000 kilometers) away. Perigee occurs 21 hours after the… 183 more words

Mars

USPS Star Calendar for 15-21 June

15 Jun    The bright star 2½ fist-widths above the moon this morning is magnitude 0.9 Altair. The moon is at perigee, 56.77 Earth-radii (362,000 kilometers) away. 177 more words

Perigee