James Wooten

April Star Blog
April 3, 2020 · Be The First To Comment

Venus remains high in the evening sky this month. Look in the west at dusk for the brightest thing there. Venus was at greatest elongation on March 24, meaning that Venus is as far from the Sun as it can possible get in our sky. What’s more, at this time of year the ecliptic—the apparent path […]

March Star Blog
March 3, 2020 · Be The First To Comment

Venus is even higher in the evening sky this month. Look in the west at dusk for the brightest thing there.  Venus comes to greatest elongation on March 24, meaning that Venus is as far from the Sun as it can possible get in our sky. What’s more, at this time of year the ecliptic—the apparent […]

February Star Blog
February 6, 2020 · Be The First To Comment

Venus is even higher in the evening sky this month.  Look in the west at dusk for the brightest thing there. Mercury makes a rare appearance in the evening sky this month.  For the first half of February, look for it low to the western horizon right at dusk, directly under Venus.     Mars is […]

January Star Blog
January 2, 2020 · Be The First To Comment

Venus is even higher in the evening sky this month.  Look in the southwest at dusk for the brightest thing there. Mars is higher in the morning sky each day this month.  Look low in the east at dawn. Jupiter begins to emerge into the morning sky this month.  Look low in the southeast at […]



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