Venus and Saturn begin the week having a beautiful, eyecatching conjunction in the western twilight. Watch them draw apart day by day thereafter. On the other side of the sky, Jupiter is shining brightly ever higher in the southeast — with Antares to its lower right.
This Week's Sky At a Glance
Sky at a Glance, Sky & Telescope’s weekly observing update, is published every Friday. Simple sky maps show upcoming celestial events, and S&T’s Alan MacRobert shares observing tips for all levels of astronomers.
Whenever your skies are clear, check out Sky at a Glance to find out what’s happening in tonight’s sky.