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Where Art Thou Mars?

Thursday, January 26, 2006

If you are looking for Mars, According to JPl, it is at 60 degrees above the horizon at dusk and sets near 1:30 a.m. On Februrary 5, 2006, you will find Mars near the first quarter Moon, and on February 16, 2006 near the Pleiades star cluster (M45).

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