Tag Archives: jupiter

Glorious duo setting over the Everglades

by Richard Sherman

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Jupiter & Mars

by John Giles I just happened to catch a SKY & TELESCOPE note on the Jupiter/Mars conjunction on January 6th and 7th. It sounded too good to pass up, so I set my alarm for 5:30 AM on the 7th … Continue reading

Posted in February 2018, Sidereal Times | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

The Great Red Spot Spotted!!

by Kevin Mooney After the little kiddies go home on a public night, there‚Äôs always one object you would like to go back to view again later in the evening. That moment came on Friday June 9th when Team 2 … Continue reading

Posted in Mid-summer 2017, Sidereal Times | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Thanksgiving Jupiter

Posted in December 2012, Sidereal Times | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Super Jupiter

by Robert J. Vanderbei Our planet Earth orbits the Sun once every year whereas it takes Jupiter about twelve years to complete one orbit. This means that once every thirteen months Earth catches up to Jupiter and passes it in … Continue reading

Posted in November 2011, Sidereal Times | Tagged , , | Leave a comment