conjunctions

Dawn Patrol: Following this Month’s ‘March of the Planets’

Are you hanging out at home this week, and looking to observe some naked eye planets? As we mentioned last…

3 years ago

Astrophotos: Spectacular Venus-Jupiter Conjunction Graces the Dawn

The closest planetary conjunction of the year graced the skies this morning, and astrophotographers were out in force to marvel…

8 years ago

Astrophoto: Jupiter Meets Moon Halo

Last night, the Moon and Jupiter snuggled up together in the evening sky, passing within 4°51' of each other. Folks…

9 years ago

Astrophotos: Crescent Moon, Mercury and Venus Together in the Sky

Last night (June 10, 2013) the two innermost worlds of our Solar System visible were joined by a very slender…

9 years ago

Watch Live Webcast of Venus-Pleiades Conjunction April 4, 2012

There’s a nice meetup in the heavens tonight: bright Venus is snuggling up to one of the most famous star…

10 years ago

One Night, Dozens of Triple Conjunctions

[/caption] Last night (March 25, 2012), Jupiter, Venus and the Moon put on quite a show, and Rick Ellis from…

11 years ago

Top Astronomy Events Coming Up in 2012

[/caption] As 2011 is drawing to a close, the festive season is here and many of us are winding down…

11 years ago