1st October 2023 @ 8:00 pm – 2nd October 2023 @ 2:00 am

In the late evening of Sunday the 1st of October

from 20.00 BST /  19.00 UT along the NE – E horizon

The planet Jupiter will be approx 4° below & to the left of a waning gibbous Moon

this apparent distance will continue to decrease into the early hours of Monday the 2nd of October

when the distance will be 2.6° from approx 02.00 Hrs BST / 01.00 UT

as  both bodies continue to climb above the SE horizon

if you plan to observe / image this event remember to dress for the conditions