2020, March 15: Venus Sparkles in West


Venus in west after sunset, March 15, 2020
2020, March 15: Venus appears 8.5° to the upper left of Hamal.

Venus shines brightly in the western sky this evening after sunset.  It appears 8.5° to the upper left of Hamal.  Watch it continue to move past the stars of Aries and into Taurus.  The Pleiades are far above the planet.  Venus passes the star cluster next month.

For more about Venus during March, click here.

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