The Night Sky for the Week of 7-7-24

On July 7, look for the Moon over Mercury and Venus. On July 8, observe Hercules crossing the zenith. On July 9, spot distinctive stars in upper Scorpius. On July 12, the Moon will move towards Spica, with an occultation the next day. Finally, on July 13, witness the first-quarter Moon occulting Spica.