Path of Comet C/2012 K1 PANSTARRS. Via UniverseToday Created with Chris Marriott’s SkyMap software

This month, comets PanSTARRS, 209P LINEAR, P/1998 U3 Jager, 154P Brewington, and C/2013 A1 Siding Spring (don't you just love those names?) are visible with the use of a telescope. Don't have a telescope? Fear not, you are still going to get a pretty good show. For starters, this month's full moon is set for Friday the 13th. Want to see it? Well then, you better look sharp, as technically, the full moon only lasts one minute. This month, the full moon will occur at 12:11 am EDT. Before that, the phase of the moon will be a waxing gibbous, and one minute after that time, it will be in the waning gibbous phase. Note: Since the full moon occurs at 12:11 am on Friday the 13th, you will need to head out to see the moon on the night of the 12th.
The Moon will help you locate several planets, and you will also be able to see Ceres and Vesta. The below video gives you a detailed overview of what's happen this month and when and where you should look:


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