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Astro Bob blog: Moon meets Uranus next / Oddball comet update

We were clouded out for last night's moon-planet show, but not everyone was. I've got proof! Tonight's thicker crescent passes very close to the planet Uranus.

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Wow! Venus, Mars and the waxing crescent Moon over the sculpture "Calling The Power" by Larry Bechtel at Vic Thomas Park in Roanoke, Virginia. Photo by Terry Aldhizer

We were clouded out for last night's moon-planet show, but not everyone was. I've got proof! Tonight's thicker crescent passes very close to the planet Uranus.

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