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Watch starlight get blocked by a passing asteroid, planets march across the sky and a lunar eclipse preview.
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Jupiter at opposition. Venus at conjunction. A Juno mission update. And the Quadrantid meteor shower.
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Check this out: bright planets, a Comet ISON status report plus wintery starry sights.
What's Up with ISON -- Nov 24-26 Viewing Guide
22 November 2013
The next few days will be the last opportunity to view comet ISON before its close approach to the sun on November 28th. Here's where to look about on the SE horizon an hour before dawn.
What's Up for November
MAVEN launches to Mars and Comet ISON should be visible before dawn.
About: Jane Houston Jones
Jane is an astronomer, NASA science podcast developer, writer, educational and outreach artisan and social media enthusiast. She and her husband have an asteroid (
) named after them.
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