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How to take a look at a five-planet alignment this June

If you wake up early this month, you might see Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn lined up in the morning sky, he says. abigail ball


June 15, 2022

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WHILE the night sky changes with the seasons during Earth’s orbit of the sun, the patterns of the stars remain constant. The relative positions of the planets, on the other hand, do change, because each works a different schedule as it travels its own orbital path. Despite this, sometimes the stars, or, in this case, the planets, align and we get a rare chance to see them all at once, at least the ones visible to the naked eye.

One of those occasions presents itself to us. Throughout the end of June Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn will appear…


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