Jupiter http://kvnf.org en Western Slope Skies 1/17/14 http://kvnf.org/post/western-slope-skies-11714 <p>For this episode of Western Slope Skies from the <a href="http://www.blackcanyonastronomy.com/INDEX.HTM">Black Canyon Astronomical Society,</a> we learn about the planet Jupiter, which can be seen shining bright in the night skies of January.</p><p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 15:15:00 +0000 Black Canyon Astronomical Society 21078 at http://kvnf.org Western Slope Skies 1/17/14 Planets of February http://kvnf.org/post/planets-february <p>In our Western skies, three planets are visible with the naked eye or binoculars during February evenings. They are Jupiter, Mars, and Mercury.</p><p> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 21:00:00 +0000 5213 at http://kvnf.org Planets of February Jupiter http://kvnf.org/post/jupiter <p>This month marks an anniversary for Western Slope Skies. Our first broadcast was in November of 2011 and Jupiter was the topic. Once again this year, Jupiter will be the brightest object in the night sky. It rises in the east during evening twilight in late November.</p><p> Tue, 04 Dec 2012 16:40:11 +0000 3641 at http://kvnf.org Jupiter Autumn Skies http://kvnf.org/post/autumn-skies <p>Autumn is a wonderful time to observe our Western Slope Skies. &nbsp;&nbsp;While the temperatures are not bitter cold, the nights are getting longer.</p><p> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 23:34:37 +0000 2877 at http://kvnf.org Autumn Skies