In this telescopic view from Italy, the frame captures Jupiter after it emerged from the occultation along with four of its large Galilean moons. The sunlit crescent is overexposed with the Moon's night side faintly illuminat
Moon Meets Jupiter Image Credit & Copyright: Cristian Fattinnanzi Explanation: What's that next to the Moon? Jupiter -- and its four largest moons. Skygazers around planet Earth enjoyed the close encounter of planets and Moon in 2012 July predawn skies.