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Look for the bright yellow planet Saturn rising in the southeastern sky around 9:30 p.m. in late April. Bright stars Arcturus and Spica will rise first, then Saturn will join them, completing a triangle of bright objects. Through a telescope, Saturn shows off its gorgeous rings (inset). The full moon rises alongside Saturn on Thursday.

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