Norm wrote to ask:
So, does anyone know what the planet is just below the
It’s small but obvious.
That's Mars. Go have a look, it's a nice combination.
Tomorrow the Moon should be on the other side of Mars, below it in the
They're in the west right now (early evening). If you turn almost all
the way around to your right and look to the southeast, you might still
be able to catch brilliant white Venus before it sets.
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