Bright Moon near Uranus again on August 27, 2021. | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: August 23 to 29, 2021

Check out some bright summer constellations this week as the gibbous Moon wanes.

Full Green Corn Moon on August 22, 2021. | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: August 16 to 22, 2021

Jupiter reaches opposition this week, and Mercury passes Mars. Also, look for Miine Giizis — or the full “Blueberry Moon” this week.

Perseid Meteor Shower peak on August 12, 2021. | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: August 9 to 15, 2021

The prolific Perseid Meteor Shower peaks this week, with the crescent Moon setting early and allowing the shooting stars to shine.

Saturn reaches opposition on August 2, 2021. | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: August 2 to 8, 2021

Look for star clusters as the Moon reaches its new phase. Also, Saturn reaches opposition and Jupiter

Mars meets Regulus on July 29, 2021. | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: July 26 to August 1, 2021

Look for Southern Delta-Aquariid meteors this week. Also, watch as Mars meets Regulus.

Apollo landing sites, as visible July 20, 2021. | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: July 19 to 25, 2021

View the Apollo landing sites on the anniversary of the first moonwalk. After the Moon reaches its full phase, watch as it passes Saturn and Jupiter.

A diagram of the First quarter Moon on July 17, 2021. | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: July 11 to 17, 2021

Venus and Mars meet in a very close conjunction on Monday evening, while the Lunar X makes an appearance on Friday.

A diagram of Earth at aphelion on July 5, 2021. | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: July 5 to 11, 2021

The Earth will be at its farthest point from the Sun this week, while the Moon reaches its new phase.

A diagram of the old Moon near Uranus, pre-dawn on July 4, 2021. | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: June 28 to July 4, 2021

As the third quarter Moon wanes, it passes by Uranus. Also, Mercury reaches greatest western elongation.

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