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August 23, 2016 @ 9:00 pm - August 24, 2016 @ 12:00 am
Just after nightfall on August 23rd and 24th, you’ll have the opportunity to view an eye-catching alignment between two of the brightest planets, Mars and Saturn, along with Antares (lead star of the Scorpius constellation). This trio will form a vertical line low in the southwest evening sky.
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