The Transient Sky - Comets, Asteroids, Meteors
The big event this month (at least for folks around the northern Pacific basin) is the annular solar eclipse on May 20. As for planets, Venus, Mars and Saturn are easy to see in the evening. 1,160 more words
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Though not quite as spectacular as March, 4 planets are visible in the evening this month (Venus, Jupiter, Mars and Saturn).
April 2012 Highlights
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Well, I guess this month’s “In the Transient Sky” is better late than never. This month is definitely the “Month of the Planets” in the evening sky. 938 more words
This feature highlights a number of meteor showers, comets and asteroids which are visible during the month of February 2012.
February 2012 Highlights
* Venus and Jupiter… 818 more words
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This feature highlights a number of meteor showers, comets and asteroids which are visible during the month of June 2011.
June 2011 Highlights
* Saturn… 1,246 more words
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