Tonight’s Sky

Skywatch Line for Monday and Tuesday December 6th, and 7th, 2021

This is the Dudley Observatory’s Skywatch Line for Monday and Tuesday December 6th, and 7th, written by Joe Slomka. The Sun sets at 4:21 PM; night falls at 6:03. Dawn begins at 5:31 AM and ends with the Sun rising at 7:13. Monday’s waxing Moon rises in Sagittarius at 9:58 AM and sets in the southwest at 6:46 PM, 10% illuminated, 33 arc-minutes large and 5° above the horizon. Tuesday’s Moon is now in Capricornus, rising at 10:51 AM and setting at 8:01 PM, 32 arc-minutes, 18% lit and 14° high in the southwest; it also lies 3.5° below Venus.… Continue reading

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