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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

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

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

Astronomy Update

Good visibility will match up with above average temperatures this week.  A Lunar Eclipse is coming in the early hours of Monday. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, eclipse, jupiter, Lunar, mars, mercury, moon, Planets, saturn, SPACE, stars, venus

Astronomy Update

The upcoming full moon is the second this month and showing up when it is nearly as far away from Earth as can be. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: BLUE, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, micro, moon, Planets, saturn, SPACE, stars, venus

Astronomy Update

Clouds will make stargazing hard this week, and cold temperatures won’t help.  If the clouds break over your town you will be able to see the Orionid Meteor Shower towards the east. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, meteor, moon, Planets, saturn, shower, SPACE, stars, venus

Astronomy Update

This is the first week that will be particularly cold for overnight star gazing.  If you have a jacket ready you can still see planets well with low light pollution from the moon. Categories: Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: astronomy, earth, jupiter, mars, mercury, moon, Planets, saturn, SPACE, stars, venus, weather