Venus is the brightest planet in the night sky. Venus reflects 70 percent of its light back into space. Sulfuric acid and crystals in Venus' atmosphere are good light reflectors. T...
Jul 8, 2015 ... Venus is much brighter than any other planet viewed in Earth's sky. It's the third-
brightest object in the sky, after the sun and moon, and right ...
Nov 1, 2015 ... Saturn – lone evening planet – visible at dusk. ... Venus is the brightest planet
and third-brightest sky object overall, after the sun and moon.
Sep 1, 2015 ... Eye-popping Venus, low-riding Mercury and stealthy Saturn will all make
appearances among the bright objects in September's night sky, and ...
Venus is so bright because its thick clouds reflect most of the sunlight that
reaches it (about 70%) back into space, and because it is the closest planet to
Sep 8, 2015 ... Venus will be extremely bright in the morning sky during September and ... But it's
only the planet Venus in the opening stages of a spectacular ...
The five brightest planets - Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn - have been
known since ancient times and can easily be seen with the naked eye if one ...
2 days ago ... Your guide to the week's best night-sky events. ... The morning sky is home to
three bright planets. First to rise is –1.9-magnitude Jupiter, which ...
Oct 22, 2015 ... And a fourth planet hides down below. Venus, Jupiter, Mars at dawn Oct. 24-25-
26, 2015. The two brightest celestial objects after the Sun and ...
Jun 29, 2015 ... This imaginary artwork shows the close-up beauty of both Jupiter and Venus, two
bright naked-eye planets that will be visible close together in ...