Astronomy Fact of the Day: February 11, 2018

As the Moon reaches its farthest point from Earth today it will be exhibiting a waning crescent phase. Moonset occurs at roughly 2pm so it can be seen during the day. Just make sure you do not look at the Sun!

Astronomy Fact of the Day: February 09, 2018

The planet Venus is starting to climb out of the Sun’s glare on its way to an evening apparition that lasts most of 2018. Our first glimpse of the bright planet will come near the end of February.