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Which very bright star I am seeing from my window every night which faces due South.



My location is :- 50.8213°N, 0.3275°W if it helps.......I got this from the 'Heavens above' website
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I believe that you're seeing the planet Jupiter.

btw...I'm seeing Jupiter in the East after sunset.

Planets To See In The Sky Tonight | astronomycentral.co.uk
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Kathy Ellen;1338015 wrote: I believe that you're seeing the planet Jupiter.

Planets To See In The Sky Tonight | astronomycentral.co.uk


I thought it might be. I'll try your link....thanks xx
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Bez;1338017 wrote: I thought it might be. I'll try your link....thanks xx Bez... It Is Venus.

We were asking exactly the same question as you and Mr O looked It up on the Internet.
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oscar;1338025 wrote: Bez... It Is Venus.

We were asking exactly the same question as you and Mr O looked It up on the Internet.


Oscar, if you read the article in the link that I put up, I think you'll note that the planet is Jupiter, no???

Maybe I'm reading it incorrectly, but that's the planet I'm seeing.
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Bez;1338017 wrote: I thought it might be. I'll try your link....thanks xx


I wish I had a telescope to see Jupiter.:guitarist
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Odie;1338030 wrote: I wish I had a telescope to see Jupiter.:guitarist


If you have some good binoculars you'd get a fairly good view I suspect.
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Starry Night Education | Astronomy Software | Starry Night Online

This is what I'm seeing
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I've never seen this site before...must check it out.

Beautiful, you are looking at Jupiter and 3 of its moons.
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Bez;1338033 wrote: If you have some good binoculars you'd get a fairly good view I suspect.


doubt mine are strong enough.
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