astronomy

Astronomy Update

Planets are hiding beneath the horizon and the moon will be growing all week, but temperatures will be much nicer if you do want to spot Mars. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, Planets, saturn, SPACE, stars, sun, venus

Astronomy Update

Spotting planets will be hard this week with overcast skies and frigid temperatures. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, Planets, saturn, SPACE, stars, sun, venus

Astronomy Update

Planets are hiding below the horizon this week while the moon will shine brightly in the night sky. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, Planets, saturn, SPACE, stars, sun, venus

Astronomy Update

Planets closest to earth will be easy to spot in the early evening.  Expect nights to be lit up by the growing moon this week. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, Planets, saturn, SPACE, sun, venus

Astronomy Update

Clouds and colder temperatures will make it harder to spot features in the night sky.  If you can see through the clouds, Mercury is visible again for the first time in weeks. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, Planets, saturn, SPACE, stars, sun, venus

Video: Multiple fireball sightings reported in Minnesota, North Dakota

FARGO (KVRR) – A large meteor that appeared as a fireball with a bright tail lit up the skies across North Dakota, Minnesota and Canada. According to the American Meteor Society, the fireball was reported by at least 32 people at around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. Witnesses reported¬† seeing the fireball in southern, central and northwestern Minnesota, eastern North Dakota and…

Astronomy Update

This week’s temperatures are mild for January, but some planets will be harder to spot Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, Planets, saturn, SPACE, sun, venus

Astronomy Update

The Earth will be at the closest point to the sun in its orbit this week, and nice overnight temperatures will make planets easy to spot. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, Planets, saturn, SPACE, stars, sun, venus

Astronomy Update

A meteor shower, solstice, and planetary convergence are all happening on Monday making this a great week to go stargazing. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, convergence, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, meteor, moon, Planets, saturn, shower, solstice, SPACE, stars, venus, winter

Astronomy Update

Monday is a busy astronomy day: a new moon, meteor shower, and even solar eclipse in the Southern Hemisphere will all occur that day. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, eclipse, jupiter, mars, mercury, meteor, moon, Planets, saturn, shower, SPACE, stars, venus