astronomy

Astronomy Update

Clouds will prevent great stargazing this weekend, but the moon is shining brightly in the meantime. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, Comet, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, saturn, SPACE, venus

Astronomy Update

Distant planets are rising before midnight once again.  Clear night skies this week will help with visibility. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, gibbous, jupiter, mars, mercury, Planets, saturn, SPACE, stars, sun, venus

Astronomy Update

Get a lesson Ursa Minor and find out how morning planet visibility is changing. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, constellations, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, saturn, SPACE, stars, venus

Astronomy Update

Most planets aren’t visible in the evening, but looking to the south and east before dawn will show you plenty. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, Planets, saturn, SPACE, venus

Astronomy Update

Evening planets rise around midnight with their best visibility around 4:30 AM.  If you are awake early this week they should be easy to spot. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, NASA, saturn, SPACE, sun, venus

Astronomy Update

Visibility for our closest planets will be great this week.  Just before sunrise and just after sunset are the easiest time to spot those planets. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, saturn, SPACE, sun, venus

Astronomy Update

Mercury is visible again!  Look just before sunrise and just after sunset for the closest planets. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, saturn, SPACE, sun, venus

Astronomy Update

Overnight temperatures are getting warmer so this week is a good one to catch planets just before sunrise. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, saturn, SPACE, sun, venus

Astronomy Update

Look for planets just before sunrise through this week.  The moon will help light up our nights as it grows past the first quarter. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, Planets, saturn, SPACE, stars, venus

Astronomy Update

The moon would be easy to spot during the day this week if it didn’t become a New Moon on Wednesday.  Some planets should be easy to find. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, saturn, SPACE, stars, venus