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TONIGHT: How To See Moon’s Dark Side

Skywatchers, take note: Tonight (May 23) and tomorrow night will offer excellent opportunities to observe the so-called “dark side” of the moon.

The new moon occurred on Sunday evening (May 20), marked by an annular eclipse of the sun as¬†the moon¬†passed in front of it. The moon has now moved to the east of the sun, but is still mostly lit from behind. Only a slim crescent on the moon’s east side is in full sunlight.

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