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What's up for the week of 20 September
With all the hype around possible life on Venus, it’s worth getting up early to see the planet for yourself in the pre-dawn eastern sky. After dusk, you can also see Jupiter and Saturn fairly close together in the eastern evening sky, with Mars rising a little later.
22 September: September Equinox
8 and 9 October: Draconid Meteor Shower
21 and 22 October: Orionid Meteor Shower
17 and 18 November: Leonid Meteor Shower
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