Astronomical events 2017

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by idahoblues, 3 Jan 2017.

  1. idahoblues

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    A lot will be happening this year including a total eclipse of the sun in August ( very rare) but right now for anyone lucky enough to have a clear sky, the moon, venus and mars will be playing closely together at sunset for the next few nights
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    Still too light for Mars yet
    Oh yes...look S SW
     
  2. isn t that Venus?

    It got my attention last week, Mars is to the left of the moon I think.
     
  3. Dave Ewing's Back 'eader

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    Isn't The Sun gonna start orbiting The Swamp this year?
     
  4. idahoblues

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    Yes that's Venus....I think that's what I posted. Over the next night or two it'll be really close the the waning crescent, that pic was taken at about 5.45PM ish
     
  5. Hoghead

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  6. manctheknife

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    The shits gonna hit the fan when Nibiru(?) / Planet X arrives in October....or so I'm led to believe.
     
  7. dronefromsector7G

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    When will we see Uranus?
     
  8. snorky

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    Yep, just like it did about 5 years ago. :)
     
  9. talkativesprout

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    took this before new year.

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  10. idahoblues

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    Pm'd pics
     

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