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IN Wierd ON 21 Jan, 2016
You must have heard of the Solar System, right? Well, five of the planets of our very own Solar System are now visible from the Earth. and this phenomenon is occurring after almost 10 years! So check them out before they are gone again!
From January 20, 2016, five planets will be visible from the Earth for about a month.
The five planets are Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn.
These are called bright planets as they can be viewed without any optical assistance.
This phenonmenon is expected to last till February 20.
February 7, 2016, is expected to be the best day for viewing the closest planet to the sun, Mercury.
These planets were last visible from Earth from December 15, 2004, to January 15, 2005, so it's occurring after almost 10 years.
So, check them out before they disappear again for another 10 years.