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By Jim White
For The Sentinel 

What's in the Sky


October 31, 2018


FIRMAMENT FIXTURES: Uranus, Neptune, and Mars in November.

Time sure flies, it is hard to believe that November is on the doorstep. On the 4th of the month, daylight savings time ends. Remember to "fall back" and set your clocks back one hour. Darkness already comes early with the change of seasons, with sunset is at 5:51 p.m. on Nov. 1. But on Nov. 4, with the change to standard time, sunset will be at 4:47 p.m. But don't despair, remember you get an extra hour of sleep the morning of the 4th!

Our bright planets have pretty much left the evening sky by November. Saturn, Jupiter, and Mars are technically above the horizon in early November, after sunset. But both Jupiter and Saturn will be very low in the southwestern sky early in the month, and...

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