The Sky Tonight for The Week of July 18, 2021

Listen to this article

With this edition of the sky tonight, the sky has changed slightly since last week. Today we look at the sky for the week beginning Sunday, July 18th.

Sunday, July 18th, we have brilliant Venus and ruddy red Mars still well placed in the Southwest sky and setting at 9:50 PM, EDT, following the sun as it sets at 8:26 PM, EDT. As the two planets set, red supergiant Antares, the heart of the Scorpion, has passed the meridian with Sagittarius becoming well placed……..

Continue to the free full video and details by clicking the image below or visiting our Patreon page

The rapidly expanding hydrogen shell and shock front following a Type-II Core Collapse supernova. Image credit: NASA Goddard SFC

Astronomy For Change:
Buy us a Coffee?
Follow Us On Twitter:
Why not support us on Patreon:

Imagination is more important than knowledge

An index of all articles can be found here.

If you enjoyed this article, please consider supporting us with a modest donation

or through a subscription on our Patreon Page
Membership at Astronomy for Change is Free!

Total Page Visits: 516 - Today Page Visits: 1

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Verified by MonsterInsights