"Mercury At Its Best, and:
It's Sun-Visor-Equinox-Time-Again"

Scheduled air date: 1997 Sep 15-21

Mercury at Greatest Elongation near Regulus, 1997 Sep 16, 6:20am (Latitude 40N).

The Sun crosses the Celestial Equator, 1997 Sep 22.

The Sun rises exactly due East the morning of September 22nd...

...and sets exactly due West that evening.

Illustrations on this page were created using TheSky Astronomy Software, an advanced desktop planetarium program designed for Windows.

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