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Five planets align in the West Virginia night sky during June


Astronomers and astronomer wannabes, rejoice! All five planets that are visible to the naked eye will be viewable at the same time across the state of West Virginia during the month of June in 2022. 

Look for Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn in the night sky.
But you’ll have to be up before the sun if want to see them! Not a morning person? You’ll want to make an exception this month, because this five-planet line up is magnificently rare, in more ways than one.

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