Stay in the know

Sign up for our free newsletters to receive the latest news directly in your inbox.

Become a Supporter of the Independent!

Coachella Valley Independent’s award-winning journalism is available to all, free of charge. Help keep it that way.

$
$
$

Your contribution is appreciated.

Paying the transaction fee is not required, but it directs more money in support of our mission.

Don’t miss out! 

Everything Coachella Valley, in your inbox every Monday and Thursday

OR

By signing up, you agree to our Terms and Conditions.

Thank you for signing up!

Posted inAstronomy

March Astronomy: Venus Appears at Both Dawn and Dusk on Some Days, as the Planets Continue Their Cosmic Dance

This month’s selection of happenings includes the last evening and first morning appearances of Venus; the year’s most favorable apparition of Mercury; early evening moonrises; simultaneous views of planets low above opposite horizons (Mars–Jupiter and Mercury-Jupiter in the evening, with Venus-Jupiter in the morning); and a bright, far southern star, Canopus, reaching its high point […]

Sign In

We've recently sent you an authentication link. Please, check your inbox!

Sign in with a password below, or sign in using your email.

Get a code sent to your email to sign in, or sign in using a password.

Enter the code you received via email to sign in, or sign in using a password.

OR

By signing up, you agree to our Terms and Conditions.