Luna meets Mars and Spica Tuesday evening

 

 

Syzygy form by the Mars, Moon and Spica. Prepared using Your Sky
Syzygy form by the Mars, Moon and Spica. Prepared using Your Sky

The waning gibbous Moon will glide through constellation Virgo and present a glorious syzygy for observers in the Americas Tuesday evening.

The graphic shows the view to the southeast around 01 hours UT Tuesday evening/Wednesday morning, Universal Time.