"Mars, Venus and Antares : A Triple Whammy Weekend!"

Scheduled air date: 1997 Oct 13-19

Mars, Venus and Antares about 30 minutes after Sunset, 1997 October 17.

This closeup shows the positions of Mars and Venus for Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings.
The trio forms a nearly-straight line on Saturday, October 18th.

If you wish to view illustrations for other episodes, please see our Star Hustler Illustrated directory.

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

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