The Night Sky in June

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HubbleSite.org has released a video with the June night sky highlights: the evening and morning planets, summer constellations, star clusters, brightest stars and a partial solar eclipse on June 1. Watch the clip below.

EVENING & MORNING PLANETS

  • Saturn – southwestern sky – 10 pm
  • Jupiter – eastern sky – 5 am

CONSTELLATIONS

bootes constellation,the herdsman,visualization
bootes constellation map
arcturus,Alpha Boötis
izar,binary star,double star

    • Corona Borealis, the Northern Crown, representing the wedding crown of Ariadne

northern crown,ariadnes crown
corona borealis star map

hercules,night sky
hercules star map
the keystone,hercules square,asterism






EVENTS

  • June 1 – partial solar eclipse visible in Alaska, northern Canada, eastern Asia and far-northern Europe

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