September 29 - October 5, 2014 Stargazer: Water Vapor In Space

Sep 29, 2014

Credit Courtesy of Shawn Laatsch

We have Venus continuing in the early morning hours, Saturn and Mars in our evening skies, multiple passes by a major satellite, and news about water vapor in space as HPR’s Dave Lawrence speaks with Christopher Phillips from the Mauna Kea Astronomy Outreach Committee for this week’s Stargazer report.

Artist rendering of the planet in question, HAT-P-11b, crossing in front of its star.
Credit NASA/JPL-Caltech
ISS schedule for appearances visible this week