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- Visibility: 9 mi
- Cloud Cover: 28%
- Ceiling: 15300 ft
- Sunrise: 6:50 AM
- Sunset: 6:13 PM
- Duration: 11:23 hr
- Moonrise: 12:57 PM
- Moonset: 11:19 PM
- Duration: 10:22 hr
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Astronomy Live Feed
Astronomy - October 12, 2018, 11:41:32 AM EDT
Four months after falling silent during a raging dust storm, NASA's Opportunity Mars rover still hasn't made a peep.
Astronomy - October 11, 2018, 10:13:10 PM EDT
The three astronauts currently aboard the International Space Station were supposed to welcome two new roommates today; here's what will happen instead.
Astronomy - October 08, 2018, 4:40:13 PM EDT
Hubble, which has been observing the heavens since 1990, went into a protective safe mode on Friday (Oct. 5) after another one of its orientation-maintaining gyroscopes failed.
Astronomy - October 09, 2018, 9:04:10 AM EDT
It was a night sky sight so dazzling, the mayor of Los Angeles told everyone not to worry about aliens: a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket streaking into the evening sky, leaving a brilliant glowing plume in its wake.
Astronomy - October 05, 2018, 11:28:34 AM EDT
NASA's Kepler and Hubble space telescopes have spotted evidence of a Neptune-size satellite orbiting the Jupiter-like planet WASP-1625b, which lies about 8,000 light-years from Earth, a new study reports.
Astronomy - October 01, 2018, 1:37:10 PM EDT
NASA's Curiosity Mars rover noticed this summer's monster dust storm fairly early on — but not in the way you might expect.
Astronomy - September 18, 2018, 10:18:49 AM EDT
A Japanese billionaire and a coterie of artists will become the first private citizens ever to fly beyond low Earth orbit just five years from now, if all goes according to plan.
Astronomy - September 13, 2018, 4:06:06 PM EDT
As Hurricane Florence makes its way toward the U.S. East Coast, several satellites are monitoring the dangerous storm system with a variety of instruments.