"The Goddess Of Love Pays A Visit To The Seven Sisters"

Scheduled air date: 2004 Mar 22-28

Next weekend the brilliant planet Venus will appear to pass through The Pleiades—also known as the Seven Sisters—open star cluster.
(Shown about an hour after sunset for mid-Northern latitudes.  Inset shows a binocular view of Venus' position for the nights of April 1-4.)

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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