When, Where and How to See the Planets in the 2020 Night Sky

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Oct 22, 2019
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Here is a aB68PC7FWchFK83t6zMXhLe to when certain planets will appear brightest and most visible in the 2020 night sky, including a dazzling conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn on Dec. 21!

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"aB68PC7FWchFK83t6zMXhLe", I have no idea what this means :) However, I do have my 2020, Skygazer's Almanac for upcoming celestial events to view this year. I also use Starry Night and Stellarium software too. Yesterday evening I enjoyed some very fine views of the waxing crescent Moon and Venus near and after sunset on New Year's Day. This morning close to 0600 EST, I enjoyed some views of Mars too, tracking for sometime as Mars approaches opposition in October this year. Using quality telescopes and good planetary ephemeris, you can observe the heliocentric solar system in motion :)
 
May 8, 2020
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In the mars section it says " Mars will pass close to jupiter on May 20 and Saturn on May 31" when this happened in March.
 

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