Jupiter "in Opposition" Tonight - Must- See Viewing for all Astronomy Nerds !!!

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    Jupiter "in Opposition" Tonight - Must- See Viewing for all Astronomy Nerds !!!

    Jupiter will be at its biggest and brightest tonight as it makes it closest approach to Earth this year. You'll have a nice view of the four Galilean moons as well.

    Jupiter to Shine Super-Bright Friday Night, and Here'''s Why - NBC News
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    At a local nano-brew there is a nearby astronomer professor that does star gazing with some high powered lenses a few times a month. He was out there last night and hopes to be tonight.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bugatti View Post
    At a local nano-brew there is a nearby astronomer professor that does star gazing with some high powered lenses a few times a month. He was out there last night and hopes to be tonight.

    I can't get enough astronomy. Really looking forward to the eclipse in August.

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    [QUOTE=Science Friction;6271542]Jupiter will be at its biggest and brightest tonight as it makes it closest approach to Earth this year. You'll have a nice view of the four Galilean moons as well.

    [url=http://www.nbcnews.com/mach/space/watch


    The above link has a live stream of the Jovian giant.

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