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     March 22, 2018      #81-80 PB1

Starwatch: March star watching — thrilling, but

Starwatch: observación de estrellas de marzo: emocionante, pero

MIKE LYNCH life@postbulletin.com

It’s the best of all worlds, looking out of our world this month. March stargazing is fantastic because you still have Orion and all of the great constellations of winter, but on most Rochester nights the chill of winter has eased a bit. In fact spring begins, at least astronomically, at 11:15 a.m. March 20.

Venus is making its bright presence known in the western sky this month. It’s setting right after the sun in the west at the start of the month, but it sets a little later each evening as the month goes on.

By the end of the month, it’ll set about 90 ...

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