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Fraser
2005-Oct-08, 04:27 AM
SUMMARY: Astronomers will have a treat on Wednesday when the planet Saturn sneaks behind a quarter moon and then return approximately an hour or so later. This planetary eclipse is called an occultation, and it will be best viewed from North-eastern part of North America. The exact time of the occultation depends on your location, so follow the links to find the various times in different cities.

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hhEb09'1
2005-Oct-08, 05:29 AM
I know what's going on (I think!) but I just had a strong deja vu: is Saturn going to be as big as a full moon? :)