« Building Crumbles After Italian Earthquakes | Main | Water Temperatures In Gulf Could Give Advance Warning Of Summer Tornado Activity... »

10/27/2016

TERRIFIC TRIO In Thursday's Evening Sky...

Saturn, Venus and Antares will line up in the evening sky Thursday, October 27th. The sunset occurs at 6:49 PM, that means you should head outside around 7:20 PM and look low in the southwest sky. You will find a terrific trio of two bright planets and a colorful star.

Terrific-trio-blog

The two planets will appear to form a nearly perfect vertical line with Saturn at the top and Venus just below. At the end of the line and right above the horizon, the red star Antares may be visible as well. I would suggest using binoculars to get the full effect as twilight may make it difficult to see Antares. In terms of the weather, clouds will be breaking down as temps settle into the mid 50's.

2

 

-Rick DeLuca

Rick

https://www.facebook.com/RickDeLucaWeather

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment