Jupiter, its largest moons, will be visible with binoculars Monday night

The entire body of Moon-sized Io as it casts a black shadow is captured here alongside the planet Jupiter in this

However, NASA says, the entire month is an equally good time to check out the planet and its four largest moons.

Jupiter, the fifth planet from the Sun and the largest in the Solar System- is at its biggest and brightest this month.

David Greg from the Tauranga Astronomical Society says on June 10, Jupiter and Earth will be at their closest.

Jupiter will be easily visible to the naked eye all month long, with the most ideal conditions happening next week; with a pair of binoculars you will be able to get an even more spectacular view of the planet, as well as the four largest Jovian moons. "Even when it's low down, it will look pretty steady, and that will make it stand out".

It will remain visible to the naked eye all night.

NASA has been studying Jupiter closely for three years with the Juno (Junona) spacecraft.

Cristiane, Formiga set records in Brazil victory
The Juventus forward popped up at the back post to head home the victor , having already levelled for her team. When is Brazil vs Jamaica occurring? The Brazil vs Jamaica match will be played at Stade des Alpes, Grenoble.

An enhanced-colour image created by citizen scientist Jason Major using a raw image data from the JunoCam imager on NASA's Juno spacecraft of Jupiter.

"We basically line up between the sun, the Earth and Jupiter, which brings us to our closest point in the year".

June 14-19 will also provide a great view for sky-watchers as the moon, Jupiter and Saturn form what NASA calls a "beautiful lineup in the sky" that "changes each night as the moon moves in its orbit around Earth".

Want to catch a look at Jupiter's famous Red Spot?

Look to the night skies this month and you might just see something unbelievable - and you may only need a pair of binoculars to do it!

Related News:



Most liked

India's Virat Kohli praised for defending Steve Smith from crowds
In 2007, Yuvraj scored the fastest fifty in 20-over cricket, as he reached half-century in just 12 balls against England. His touching gesture towards Australian plater Steven Smith changed the complexion and atmosphere of the stadium.

Uber Just Announced Melbourne As The First International 'Uber Air' Test Hub
Victorian government assistant treasurer said the trial is an example of the state's innovation and "transformative technologies". Susan Anderson , regional general manager for Uber Australia, said she expected other Australian cities to adopt the service.

Build-A-Bear’s ‘Pay Your Age’ day is back - with changes
In the "frequently asked questions" section of the website , the company acknowledged changes in this year's event. Ten grand prize winners will also be given a birthday party experience with a retail value of approximately $250.

Social media, former Spurs players react to Tony Parker's retirement
He hinted after the season that he might be done playing, so the retirement announcement did not come as a surprise. " Tony Parker obviously has had an fantastic career", Popovich told reporters on a conference call.

South Africa, Nigeria lose opening Women's World Cup games
Nigeria were hurt when defender Faith Michael was stretchered off after a collision with her keeper early in the second half. Germany will take on China before this Group B game .

Panic at DC pride parade sends people running
As he was led away in handcuffs, Singh vowed to come back and shoot the person whom he had threatened, police said. "There is NO Active Shooter at Dupont Circle", tweeted Kevin Donahue, deputy mayor for public safety.

Ortiz back in Boston, taken to local hospital
Fans at walk past a photograph of Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz before a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Oct. 1, 2016. Gonzalez said during a Monday news conference that he anticipates Ortiz making a full recovery with no restrictions.

US Pres. Trump’s "secret" agreement "leaked", reveals a concession for Mexico
The President tweeted Monday, saying tariffs will be reinstated if Mexico's legislature doesn't vote to approve the deal. But Trump has repeatedly suggested there is another secret part of the deal that would require more of Mexico.

Focus on 'ease of living' for common man: Modi tells ministries
Solih's first overseas trip was to India, and since then, several Maldivian ministers have visited India for bilateral talks.

Facebook To Unveil White Paper On Cryptocurrency Next Week
Facebook cryptocurrency will become a powerful force in developing countries where Facebook intends to sell the product. The report also claims that Facebook employees can choose to be paid in cryptocurrency tokens instead of hard cash.

Kim Jong Un's murdered half-brother accused of being a Central Intelligence Agency informant
South Korean protesters and North Korean defectors protest the North's violations of human rights. Less than two months after the failed summit in Vietnam, North Korea resumed testing new weapons.

U.S. opens World Cup with record-breaking 13-0 rout of Thailand
When the Americans headed for the interval 3-0 up, there was little indication of what was to come in the second half. Since earning a spot on the USA national team in 2010, Morgan has emerged as the face of the USWNT .

Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition Releases This Winter
The combat designers have also included new innovations like the ability to take shelter from attacks behind cover. Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers will release July 2, 2019 on PlayStation 4 , Xbox One, and PC.

Waze just inherited one of the best features of Google Maps
On sensing a wrong route, the feature would not re-route the driver, but send alerts on the users' phones . This feature will avoid you being tricked by a cab driver when you are travelling on unfamiliar roads.

Full Trailer for Disney Animation's Sequel 'Frozen II' with Elsa & Anna
A new poster for Frozen 2 debuted on Monday, hinting at plenty of action coming up in Disney's long awaited sequel. Maybe the glowing-eyed water horse in the new Frozen 2 trailer knows.