January 2014 Starwatch

January 3, 2014 at 12:01 pm in Uncategorized

From Deane Morrison, University of Minnesota

In January, Earth barely “laps” Jupiter in the orbital race before being lapped by Venus.
Earth overtakes Jupiter on the 5th, when it glides directly between the planet and the sun. At that time Ju…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com