Best time to see: 1 October, 20:50 (19:50 UT) Altitude: 12º Location: Sagittarius Direction: South-southwest
Saturn is a low evening object visible west of south as darkness falls at the start of October. A waxing crescent Moon lies nearby on the evening of 14 October. The planet dims from mag. +0.9 to +1.0 throughout the month.