Venus and Jupiter, bright Morning Stars, appeared in the eastern predawn sky at 4:30 a.m. CDT as seen from the Chicago area. The pair appears higher in the sky each day. See our posting about Venus as a Morning Star…. Read More ›
Venus and Jupiter are emerging into bright morning twilight. This image made at 4:45 a.m. on June 26 shows Venus just above the trees and Jupiter slightly higher. (Click image to make it larger.)
The moon is higher tonight than last night and closer to Venus. This 15-second exposure, made at 8:35 p.m., includes an airplane that was moving left to right toward the Chicago airports.