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Star Watch: Mars, Venus, Saturn to form trio amid hazy sunsets

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Posted: Tuesday, August 3, 2010 12:01 am

Last weekend, Mars passed nearest to Saturn in our sky. But this week, before Mars and Saturn can get very far apart, a planet more than 100 times brighter will move in to form a tight triangle with them. This, at last, is the week of the Venus-Mars-Saturn trio - a sight that should be one of the best of the year in astronomy.

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