In the Sky This Week – August 8, 2017

The Catholic Astronomer | 8/8/2017 | Posts by Brother Guy Consolmagno
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Eastern morning sky - Aug 8, 2017. Credit: Stellarium / Bob Trembley.

Venus is a bit lower in the eastern predawn sky, and Orion is fully visible now before sunrise. The waxing gibbous Moon, just days after full, rises in the east with the sunset, and sets in the west with at dawn.

Southwest - Sky - Aug - Credit - Stellarium

Southwest sky after sunset - Aug. 8, 1027. Credit: Stellarium / Bob Trembley.

Jupiter is low in the western sky, and visible for...
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