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March Astronomy: Spaceship Earth Overtakes Jupiter This Month; Join a Mini-Star Party!

From early March through early June 2016, the Earth will overtake all three bright outer planets within just 87 days, with each planet reaching peak brilliance and all-night visibility: Jupiter in early March; Mars in late May; and Saturn in early June. For several months following these oppositions, each respective planet will remain conveniently visible […]