All posts tagged: skywatching


May 21, before dawn, bright Jupiter and ringed Saturn in the morning sky,May 28, closest visible conjunction of the planets Mercury and Venus until November 5, 2033 May colors and letters


Mars reddish and Mercury grey, May 16 Did you know that Mercury, has a tail much like a comet? Mercury’s sodium tail, is made up of many elements, but the main component in the tail is sodium May 17, look for Mercury, to find Mercury not look too soon or too late, around 60 to 90 minutes after sunset May colors and letters

Blue star

wonderful big bright blue star Rigel is a blue supergiant star Uranus is blue-green in color Neptune is blue Uranus appears greener and Neptune bluer On evenings Jan 8, 9, 10 and 11, 2021 watch Jupiter and Saturn still close together, and the third planet, Mercury, is just now coming into view, creating planetary trio. Mercury color is a dark gray On the mornings of Jan 9, 10 and 11, 2021, you can watch Moon and Venus Venus looks very bright with a white and yellowish

Evening sky

Yesterday I was lucky to enjoy clear sky, beautiful sunset and visible Saturn and Jupiter after cloudy week. In the distance is city harbor. They are visible in early evening. I tried to capture photos with planets and the colors of sunset, and decorative balcony lights. To make photo more interesting, try to frame the planets creatively with something, silhouettes, lights. photo a daycolors and letters

Night sky

reddish Mars Moon and Mars Saturn and bright Jupiter Moon and Mars movement Nov 25-27, 2020 Moon and Mars, blue-green Uranus is near themSaturn and Jupiter, Pluto is near themNov 27-28, 2020 – after sunset look for Earth’s shadow (in dark blue) and the Belt of Venus (in pink) below the bright moon