Chart: 4 positions of crescent moon along steep ecliptic line with Mars, Pleiades, Aldebaran labeled.

In the Sky

In mid-April, look west after sunset for Mars and the moon

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What's Up: April 2021 Skywatching Tips from NASA

Look for the rosy arch known as the Belt of Venus at sunset, then find the constellation Leo overhead on April evenings. Also, check out Jupiter and Saturn with the Moon on April 6.

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