Jupiter At Opposition: Friday Night Is The Best Time To View The Gas Giant

Jupiter At Opposition: Friday Night Is The Best Time To View The Gas Giant
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Brian Resnick – Vox
The gas giant is like a mini solar system inside our own. On Friday night, Jupiter, the largest planet in the solar system, will directly align with the Earth and the sun — the best opportunity to go outside and observe this massive gaseous world and its moon you’ll have this year. This event is called an “opposition,” simply because Jupiter will be directly opposite the sun in orbit…

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