There comes one of the most favorable periods of observation of the Red Planet in the last 15 years
On Friday, July 27, at 8:12 Moscow time, Mars, which in recent days is clearly visible after sunset in the southeast of the sky, will enter into confrontation with the Sun.
The site of the Moscow Planetarium explained that at this moment one of the most favorable periods of observation of the Red Planet occurred in the last 15 years.
In addition, the evening of July 27 – from 21:24 will begin a unique total eclipse of the moon. If the sky is cloudless, then it will be possible to observe it with the naked eye practically throughout the whole territory of Russia. It will be the longest lunar eclipse in the 21st century.