Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Stargazing with Planets and a Crescent Moon

Staff Writer, DL Mullan
Astronomy / Stargazing

Tonight, the sky will be clear to view the coming summer sky. Orion sets early as will the waxing crescent moon.

Daily Stats: 
Moon 6:46 AM MST   8:50 PM MST     
Length of Visible Light 14h 22m
Length of Day
13h 29m

The visible planets this evening will be Jupiter, Mars, and Saturn with Venus rising a little before 4am.


Source: Weather Underground, Accuweather