Jay Ryan
A space-based perspective showing an earthly vantagepoint on the moon, Jupiter and Saturn in December, 2020; Jupiter and Saturn appear close together.

When Jupiter and Saturn meet

Jupiter and Saturn have appeared close on our sky’s dome throughout 2019, but they’re due to get even closer in the coming months. Their conjunction will come on December 21, 2020. Here’s how to watch them.

Jupiter and Venus draw closer!

The sky’s two brightest planets are getting ready for a spectacular conjunction in late June and early July. Start watching them now! Charts and info here.