Saturn and moon to rule the sky tonight
It will illuminate just like a star, except shining much brighter. Saturn is currently shining bright in the night sky, just a few days ... to the lower right of the ringed planet. More interestingly, from the southern half of Australia, New Zealand ...
Moon, Mars and Star Team Up in Sky Tonight: How to See It
If the weather is clear where you live tonight (March 18), you just might get to enjoy a cosmic triple play: the moon, Mars and a bright star shining ... planet Mars on the upper left, with the bright blue star Spica to the upper right. The night sky ...
Neptune to shine bright in telescopes tonight
... planet Neptune reaches opposition this week and you can catch live telescope views of the blue gas giant planet tonight, Aug. 26, in a special hour-long webcast. When a planet is in opposition, it lies directly opposite the sun in Earth's sky. It is ...
LOOKING UP: Jupiter rules the southern sky tonight
Stealing the show in the southern evening sky this autumn is the gloriously bright planet Jupiter. Blazing at magnitude - 2.6, the fifth planet from the Sun outshines all of the night stars and only Venus and the Moon gleam brighter (and a rare fireball).
Watch Mars Invade Our Sky: Biggest and Brightest Since 2007
While this occurs every 26 months, this year’s event creates the perfect cosmic alignment to have Mars shine ... in the southern sky around 1 a.m. local time. While this Martian apparition won’t be as impressive as the one in 2003, when the planet ...