Visible planets – and more – in late November and December 2021

View at EarthSky Community Photos. | Here are 3 visible planets you’ll easily notice in late November and for most of December: Jupiter, Saturn, Venus. Venus is the lowest in the sky (nearest the sunset) but still very bright. And Venus will be brightest around December 3, a eerie light in the evening twilight, with Saturn and Jupiter arcing above it. Read more about Venus at its brightest. This capture comes from Mohamed Mohamed of Libya,Tripoli, who caught the 3 planets on November 25, 2021. Thank you, Mohamed! Find these visible planets in late November and December 2021: Venus, Jupiter, Saturn, Mercury, Mars Try Stellarium for a precise view from your location. EarthSky’s 2022 lunar calendars are available now! We’re guaranteed to sell out, so get one while you can. Your support helps EarthSky keep going! Visible planets, stars, the moon and more If you’re up and around on the morning of December 2, 2021, watch for the waning crescent moon very near the star Zubenelgenubi, the constellation Libra’s alpha star. Very pretty early morning scene! Read more. View at EarthSky Community Photos. | On December 3, 2021, Venus will be brightest for this evening apparition. Did you think the…

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Visible planets – and more – in late November and December 2021

Updated: November 26, 2021 — 9:27 pm