Why Today's Night Is Best Night Of 2019 To View Jupiter
joe|Jun. 11, 2019
Tonight will be the best night of the year to gaze upon Jupiter and its many moons as the Earth, Jupiter and the sun all line up in a row, making the gas planet appear brighter.
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Jupiter reaches this position—called opposition because it’s opposite of the sun—once every 13 months; it’s also near its closest distance to the Earth, which will make the planet seem even bigger.
Jupiter is the largest planet in our solar system and boasts an impressive collection of 79 moons.