RE: Leap second to happen today.31st December 2016, 12:13
(31st December 2016, 11:24)Jehanne Wrote: Also, Mars & Neptune will be very close in tonight's sky:
A 10x50 pair of binoculars should bag Neptune. I own a 15x70 pair, but they are hard to hold steady by hand; well worth the investment, though.
Interesting you should bring this up. I live near the NC/SC border on the east coast, and have noticed a bright light too close to be a star so I know it is a planet, but i't would be nice to know which one at this point.