** NASA JPL posts this preview of highlights of the October night sky:

**  The Hubble Space Telescope Institute provides this October preview:

This October, look for Pegasus, the great winged horse of Greek mythology, prancing across the autumn night sky. Binoculars and small telescopes will reveal the glowing nucleus and spiral arms of the Andromeda Galaxy, and the Orionid meteor shower peaks on the night of October 21.