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September 2020: Planets at a glance

Get ready for September’s night sky with this guide to the planets in our Solar System.

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July 2020: Planets at a glance

Get ready for July’s night sky with this guide to the planets in our Solar System.

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June 2020: Planets at a glance

Get ready for June’s night sky with this guide to the planets in our Solar System.

Venus meets the Pleiades

Earlier this month, RASC members across Canada looked up and watched Venus as it crossed the Pleiades over the course of a few nights.

Big, Bright Jupiter by Michael Pataky
A Guide to Observing Jupiter

How to identify Jupiter surface details and when the Great Red Spot will be visible.

Jesús Santos Garzás-Mars
Amazing Mars Video

The red planet at opposition as you’ve never seen it before.

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A Guide to Observing Mars

Here’s how you can see the red planet at its very best.

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Mercury’s Day in the Sun

The speedy little planet crossed the solar disc for the first time since 2006.

February 1 morning sky
Enjoy Five-Planet Mornings

The morning sky is a planet observer’s paradise.

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