Looking up at the Night Sky

Watch the Moon Swing by Jupiter Tonight

Watch the Moon Swing by Jupiter Tonight

If it's not too cloudy, you should see the sweet sight of a full moon that looks larger and redder than usual, according to astronomer Michael Allen of Washington State University's department of physics and astronomy.

Saturn and the Moon are locked in a handsome harmony, and they'll appear right next to each other in the evening sky this week, especially Thursday, June 28th, looking southeast an hour after sunset.

- Stargazers will be looking skyward Wednesday night for a glimpse of a "strawberry moon". Like numerous names for full moons, this one dates back to Native Americans, in this case to the Algonquin, the first native peoples encountered by European settlers in the New World.

The exact moment of the full moon occurs either side of midnight in North America, being fully illuminated on June 27 on the west coast and on June 28 on the east coast. "It's a cool moon because it traces a shallow path across the sky", Bob Bonadurer, director of the Milwaukee Public Museum's Daniel M. Soref Dome Theater & Planetarium said to Journal Sentinel.

When is the Full Strawberry Moon?

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Despite Erdogan's hopes for a strong economy , the value of Turkey's lire has lost almost 20 percent of its value this year. The president will decide whether or not to impose a state of emergency and then present it to the parliament.

European Union supporters march in London to call for Brexit deal referendum
Meanwhile, Foreign Secretary Mr Johnson said people would not tolerate a " bog roll Brexit " that was "soft, yielding and seemingly infinitely long".

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He is expected to tour the Western Wall , Muslim and Christian holy sites, and occupied Palestinian territories. He is set to visit Jerusalem tomorrow, where he will meet Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu .

A plane flies in front of a full moon. If you can organize a camping trip, go as far as you can from civilization to get the darkest sky showing the brightest details of a starry night. This full moon of the late June sky also has other names such as Honey Moon, Hot Moon, and Rose Moon.

The moon will be at its largest size at 9:53 p.m., he said.

People planning to look at Saturn through a telescope should wait until the middle of the night when the planet is high in the sky rather than near sunset or sunrise when Saturn is near the horizon.

Take a minute just after sunset to look due south. This constellation is not the easiest to identify, because its stars are rather faint and it never rises high in the United Kingdom sky.

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