Periodically Mercury☿ reaches its greatest angular separation in the sky (elongation) from the Sun☉. This is the safest way to view Mercury☿ by amateurs.
Come join us at the Burbank Soccer Complex! The planet will appear as a “half-Mercury☿.” Mars♂ will also be seen.
Created by Frederick J. Barnett on Friday, February 1, 2019, 05:15 PM.