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    Mars

    Is supposed to be fairly visible tonight. It should be just to the left of the moon at around 9pm.

    It's only 60 odd million miles away.

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    no bars involved?

    Disappointed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by laserblazer View Post
    Is supposed to be fairly visible tonight. It should be just to the left of the moon at around 9pm.

    It's only 60 odd million miles away.

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    No, just Planets


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    mmmm mars planets <homer dribble>

    Either way will keep an open eye if the light pollution in his 'hole allows it

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    It's already closer to the moon, can't quite get them both in the field of my binoculars.

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    Can someone borrow me a telescope?? please.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by EduTech View Post
    Can someone borrow me a telescope?? please.....
    Got a nice one here at school, but there are clouds in the way. Rats!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Andrew_C View Post
    Got a nice one here at school, but there are clouds in the way. Rats!
    Clear Sky here! Hmm.. anyway you could throw it over to bham for me D:

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    Clear as day (??) here - Mars looks lovely - even slightly orangey as expected

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