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Bridgeport Stargazers Can Check Out Rare 'Planet Parade'

Mercury will be among the five visible planets that will share the same pre-dawn sky for the first time since January 2005.
Mercury will be among the five visible planets that will share the same pre-dawn sky for the first time since January 2005. Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons

For the first time in over 10 years, the five visible planets can be seen in the same early morning sky, according to earthsky.org.

The planets — Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn — will be visible in the pre-dawn sky from about Jan. 20 through about Feb. 20, according to earthsky.org.

This is the first time such a sight has occurred since January 2005.

Click here to read more about the rare "planet parade" occurrence at earthsky.org .

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