In Our Skies, July 2024

In Our Skies, July 2024

View the full issue in the Magazine Archive July 2 and 26 Pleiades will be very close to the Moon—less than .5°. July 22 Mercury will be at its greatest elongation east of the sun, meaning it will be visible near the western horizon at sunset. July 28, 29 is the Delta...
In Our Skies, May 2024

In Our Skies, May 2024

View the full issue in the Magazine Archive May 3: Saturn is .8° N of the moon.May 5: Mars is .2° S of the moon.May 9: Mercury is highest in the early morning sky due to its greatest western elongation. Look low in the east just before sunrise.May 31: Saturn is .4° N...