2016: The Evening Sky

Advertisements   The chart shows the setting times of the planets visible without a telescope and stars near the solar system’s orbital plane for 2016.  Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn are also represented with their rising times during the evening.  While… Read More ›

2016: The Morning Sky

Advertisements This chart shows the visibility of planets and bright stars near the planets’ orbital paths in the eastern morning sky in 2016.  The chart shows the objects’ rising times compared to sunrise.  The earliest activity begins at 5 hours… Read More ›