After an amazing alignment of four planets (more info in the article below), it’s a .’s turnto beautify the sky At the end of April 2022. Reality, planets And They are gradually getting closer to each other in the sky since mid-April, and will be synchronous on May 1, just 0.2 degrees apart. Totally, visible to Naked, they will be noticed at the end of the night, about 5:30 in the morning, a little earlier .
After this date, they will again drift away in the sky, while remaining relatively close. Then, at the end of May, it will be Jupiter and Mars’ turn to intersect in a parade that will be visible from 4 a.m.
Align 4 planets for observation until summer
It’s a rare formation that will decorate the night sky from Sunday, April 17: AVenus and Mars And the buyer. Already, the first three have been seen together in the sky since the end of March; He will be joining them soon Jupiter, which will be close to the horizon. Just He will be able to enjoy the show until the end of the month, with a Around the 23rd of April. Peak visibility will be between 5:30 AM and 6:30 AM when Jupiter exits the horizon. After this date, the planets will still be visible together, but they will not form a single line anymore.
but moreWill come later! On June 24, 2022, these are all planets Which will line up in the sky: This is called the procession of planets. Of them, only five can be seen with the naked eye: Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn. for the last two, And from or one will need. They will all operate from east to south – or from north to east in and will not necessarily be visible at the same time of night, due to its long expanse in the sky.