Bruce McClure has served as lead writer for EarthSky's popular Tonight pages since 2004. He's a sundial aficionado, whose love for the heavens has taken him to Lake Titicaca in Bolivia and sailing in the North Atlantic, where he earned his celestial navigation certificate through the School of Ocean Sailing and Navigation. He also writes and hosts public astronomy programs and planetarium programs in and around his home in upstate New York.
At mid-northern latitudes, the star Spica and the planet Saturn appear in the southern sky at dusk or nightfall in June 2013. From mid-southern latitudes in the Southern Hemisphere, Spica and Saturn appear high overhead or high in the northern sky on June 2013 evenings.