Venus and Mars This Morning, December 19, 2015


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Brilliant Venus shines from the southeastern sky this morning near the star Zubenelgenubi.  Mars is 25 degrees to the upper right of Venus and near the star Spica. Mars passes Spica  on December 21.  For more about the morning planets:

Venus as a Morning Star, 2015-2016

December’s Morning Planets 2015

Mars Passes Spica, December 21, 2015

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