A thin crescent moon next to the bright planet Venus will appear above the horizon right after sunset on Wednesday. If the weather is fair, one of...
While many people out on the Fourth of July will be waiting for the first rocket and loud boom that makes up the fireworks display, it might also be...
We had a wet spring. June has been extremely wet and we are still nine days from the last day of the month. As of Tuesday, the Vineyard received 5.98...
The moon dominates the early hours of evening in the southwestern sky.On Sunday night the first quarter moon enters the zodiacal constellation Virgo...
The planets Venus and Mercury are close buddies this week but they part company later in the month.    Venus is easiest to spot, low in the...
Three planets form a line in the early evening this weekend but the alignment won’t last. Mercury, Venus and Jupiter are close together low in the...
The halo over the sun this past weekend was meteorological, more associated with our atmosphere than astronomical. The halo was caused by high...
The moon passes by two brilliant stars this weekend. After sunset, the first quarter moon appears high in the sky tonight, near the bright star...
A planetary lineup takes place right after sunset later this month. Three readily visible planets, Venus, Jupiter and Mercury will hug the western...

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