Saturn near the beehive cluster

Jane H Jones jane.h.jones at jpl.nasa.gov
Wed Feb 8 11:31:14 PST 2006


Hi everyone, I thought you'd enjoy this feature about observing 
Saturn, the moon and the Beehive cluster. There's a nice pairing  of 
the cluster and Saturn from now through June,  with a nearly full 
moon above, next to and below Saturn.

Over the past weekend, we showed this starry view, along with Saturn 
and the moon, to about 500 people through 6 telescopes in Monrovia. 
We all had a great time, despite partial clouds.

http://solarsystem.nasa.gov/scitech/display.cfm?ST_ID=990

Jane
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Jane Houston Jones
Senior Outreach Specialist, Cassini Program
JPL - 4800 Oak Grove Drive, MS 230-205
Pasadena, CA  91109  818-393-6435
jane.h.jones at jpl.nasa.gov
Cassini Saturn Observation Campaign
http://soc.jpl.nasa.gov/index.cfm



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