Haut
Bas

Sky at the glance

When you head outdoors tonight, take Sky & Telescope's podcast with you for a guided tour to the night sky. Learn what constellations are visible, find out where and when you'll see the planets, and catch each month's celestial highlights, from meteor showers to eclipses.
  1. Jupiter is the white dot shining in the south-southwest as twilight fades away. Saturn glows far to its upper left.

    The post This Week’s Sky at a Glance, September 20 – 28 appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  2. The Harvest Moon is full the night of Friday, the 13th. See what other night sights await.

    The post This Week’s Sky at a Glance, September 13 – 21 appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  3. Jupiter, in Ophiuchus, is the white dot hanging in the south-southwest in late twilight, Antares, fainter, twinkles 7° to Jupiter's lower right. Saturn glows four times as far to Jupiter's upper left.

    The post This Week’s Sky at a Glance, September 6 – 14 appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  4. Altair is the brightest star on the southern side of the sky after dark this week. (We're not counting the planets Jupiter and Saturn, far to its lower right.)

    The post This Week’s Sky at a Glance, August 30 – September 7 appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  5. Jupiter is that white dot in the south as twilight fades. After dark it moves lower toward the southwest. Orange Antares, much fainter, twinkles 7° to Jupiter's lower right.

    The post This Week’s Sky at a Glance, August 23 – 31 appeared first on Sky & Telescope.