Jupiter Is so Close This Week You Can See Its Moons Without a Telescope

If you’ve never seen them, this is your best opportunity. Find something to rest your arms on when holding the binoculars.

NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS/Gerald Eichstädt/ Seán Doran

The gas giant is in close orbit to Earth this week. A pair of x10 binoculars will be enough to see the Galilean moons.

Source: Jupiter Is so Close This Week You Can See Its Moons Without a Telescope

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