The eclipse will occur on the evening of Friday, Oct. 18, when the moon passes through the edge of the Earth’s shadow and loses some of its...
Skies overhead are full of bright stars, and from time to time the moon and planets are visible, too. On occasion there is something special about...
In the wee hours of tomorrow morning, soon after midnight tonight, the near quarter moon and the planet Jupiter will rise together in the east.
Fall officially arrives on Sunday at 4:44 p.m. Daylight is becoming a precious commodity.Already maple trees are changing their colors and Virginia...
Tonight the gibbous moon appears high in the evening sky soon after sunset. In the nights ahead, the moon dominates the evening sky while it moves...
Our evening skies are filled with three celestial objects in the west this coming week: the Moon, Saturn and Venus. Every night is different.
For those who rise early tomorrow morning there is a pretty scene over the eastern sky, an hour or more before sunrise. A thin crescent moon appears...
Tonight’s gibbous moon appears in the zodiacal constellation Pisces. The moon spends the weekend moving through this large constellation, a...
The moon appears low in the south in our evening skies this weekend. The gibbous moon spends the weekend going through the zodiacal constellation...

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