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The Night Sky This Month – April 2021

Started by Geoffw, April 07, 2021, 11:12:27 am

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The Night Sky This Month - April 2021
April gets underway as the brilliant constellations Taurus, Orion, and Canis Major turn to the west after sunset and
are nearly gone for the year. Early risers can see Jupiter and Saturn in pre-dawn sky. Mars lingers in the
southwestern evening sky and rivals the bright stars of Taurus and Gemini. The Lyrid meteor shower puts on a show.
Venus re-appears as the 'Evening Star' for the rest of the year. And we mark the 60th anniversary of one of the
greatest human achievements of all time. Here's what to see in the night sky this month...
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Geoff