StarDate Susitna 08-12-2012

This is an altered photo (turned 180 degrees) to give the idea of what you might see AFTER the occultation on Monday. Venus has just “popped” out from behind the non-illuminated right side of the Moon.
Photo from a Canadian website, wildernessastronomy.com

 

In this Earth and Beyond program, StarDate Susitna writer and producer Kathleen Fleming explains the activities of La Luna, increasing darkness, the Perseid meteor shower, and the occultation of the crescent moon and Venus.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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