Eclipse 2018: When is Mars at opposition with the July Blood Moon? | 7/11/2018 | Staff
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“Then, after staying up in the sky the entire night, Mars sets in the west just as the sun rises in the east.

“Since Mars and the sun appear on opposite sides of the sky, we say that Mars is in ‘opposition’.”

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