The Night Sky for the Week of 3-24-24

Today is Sunday, March 24th. Mercury can be seen below Jupiter at twilight. The Full Moon will rise with a penumbral eclipse. On Monday, March 25th, the bright Winter Hexagon can be seen early after dark. On Tuesday, March 26th, the Moon will shine near Spica. Castor and Pollux will shine almost overhead on Wednesday, March 27th. Venus can be spotted on Thursday, March 28th, and Mercury on Friday, March 29th. Finally, on Saturday, March 30th, Comet Pons-Brooks can be seen low in the west after dark.