In the sky of March 2021 it is a real relay of planets to greet the arrival of spring, with Mars clearly visible in the early hours of the night, while Mercury, Jupiter and Saturn take over at dawn.
will fall on
March 20 at 10:37
, Italian time", observes the Italian Amateur Astronomers Union (Uai) and in March "
will be observable in the early hours of the night, in the constellation of Taurus", where will be the protagonist of an evocative meeting with the star
Also during the month, the Red Planet will also have encounters with the
As for the other planets, however, "for
will be possible to attempt observation in the early morning, as well as for
, low on the eastern horizon, between the lights of dawn".
Instead, we will have to say goodbye to
which, the Uai amateurs point out, “being in conjunction with the Sun, it will be impossible to observe, to become visible again in the following months, in the evening”.
The March sky “will still be dominated by the great
, with the three aligned stars of the belt and the bright stars
In the same area of the sky - continue the amateur astronomers - we find the constellations of
with the red star Aldebaran, the constellation of
with the bright star
with the main stars
At the bottom left of
, in the constellation of
, the brightest star in the sky.
In the early hours of the night, the great zodiacal constellations of
make their appearance in the eastern sky
Along the zodiac - they conclude - we finally find also the small and weak constellation of
to separate Gemini from Leo ”.