"How To Find The Planets of Summer '98!"

Scheduled air date: 1998 Jul 06-12

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The Moon can aid in finding four planets beginning next Tuesday morning.  On the 14th, the Moon is near the planet Jupiter, on the 17th it is near Saturn, and on the 21st, it will be between Venus and Mars.
(Shown an hour before sunrise—about 4:45am daylight saving time—for mid-Northern latitudes.)


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

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

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