You are not permitted to download, save or email this image. Visit image gallery to purchase the image.

With the nights getting shorter, stargazers in this part of the world have to wait until after 10pm for the sky to get suitably dark. The moon reaches the last quarter phase on Monday. It won’t rise until after 3am, which means the early part of the night is darkest and prime time for stargazing. Luckily there’s lots to see.

When the sun sets, Jupiter and Saturn are easily visible in the western sky. Jupiter is by far the brighter of the two planets, looking like a bright yellow-white star. Both planets are in the constellation of Sagittarius. They are presently separated by less than five degrees, standing roughly thirty degrees above the horizon at 10pm. Despite appearing close in the sky, this is just a line of sight effect; with a distance of more than 1.5billion kilometres from Earth, Saturn is almost twice as far away as Jupiter. Over the next few weeks, these gas giants are going to get closer and closer together in the sky; a few nights before Christmas, they will be separated by less than a tenth of a degree.

Try to spot the inverted teapot of Sagittarius which is to Jupiter’s left. Further to the left, the sting of Scorpius is low the southwest. Try to catch a glimpse of Antares before it sets just after 11pm.

As the Covid-19 pandemic brings the world into uncharted waters, Otago Daily Times reporters and photographers continue to bring you the stories that matter. For more than 158 years our journalists have provided readers with local news you can trust. This is more important now than ever.

As advertising drops off during the pandemic, support from our readers is crucial. You can help us continue to bring you news you can trust by becoming a supporter.

Source: https://www.odt.co.nz/lifestyle/magazine/signpost-summer

Sky, Star

World news – GB – Signpost of summer

Building on its expertise in the areas of digital, technologies and processes , CSS Engineering you in your most ambitious transformation projects and helps you bring out new ideas, new offers, new modes of collaboration, new ways of producing and selling.

CSS Engineering is involved in projects each customer as if it were his own. We believe a consulting company should be more than an advisor. We put ourselves in the place of our customers, to align we incentives to their goals, and collaborate to unlock the full potential their business. This establishes deep relationships and enjoyable.

Our services:

  1. Create professional websites
  2. Hosting high performance and unlimited
  3. Sale and video surveillance cameras installation
  4. Sale and Installation of security system and alarm
  5. E-Marketing

All our achievements here https://www.css-engineering.com/en/works/

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here