Opposing Jupiter

(Syfy Wire::Bad Astronomy) – Phil Plait:

Friday April 7, 2017, at 21:30 (or so) UTC, the Sun, Earth and Jupiter fell very nearly along a straight line in space. We call that opposition, because the Sun and Jupiter are opposite each other in the sky. …

blastr 2017-4-7 opposing-jupiter

Jupiter on 2017-04-03, by Hubble

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