What will you see on the way home from your New Year’s Eve party? There’s a stargazing treat in store for anyone who has stayed up until the small hours of the morning on New Year’s Day! The Moon, Venus and Jupiter will be a bright trio appearing together in a straight line on the eastern horizon. When to look: From 3am until sunrise, Tuesday 1st January 2019 Which direction to look: East The Moon rises at 1.46am. Venus rises shortly after at 2.22am. Followed by Jupiter at 3.19am. Venus will look dazzlingly bright. The highest will be the waning crescent Moon, then Venus below and to the right. Jupiter rounds out the trio closest to the horizon. Happy New Year!
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