Spot Jupiter with Help of Moon from 16-18 Sept: Today look towards east direction at 10-11 p.m. You can see jupiter on right side of Moon. You can see them together even uptill morning. In this album you can see how sky will appear on 17th Sept & 18 Sept...Click on image to see...Today celestial phenomena called Jupiter conjunction with moon is occurring.
Conjunction means as seen from some place (usually the Earth), two celestial bodies appear near one another in the sky. Though they appear to be near each other actually both these objects are separated by enormous distance. so
Why do they appear close to each other ? Moon as observed from earth appears at a new location in the night sky every subsequent night i.e. moon can be found at new place often near to a star/planet. This happens because of moon’s revolves around earth.www.skylab2012.tk