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Venus Jupiter Conjunction Tuesday Evening

This astronomical phenomenon hasn’t happened in more than 2,000 years…that’s how special it is.  The Venus-Jupiter conjunction is Tuesday evening.  This is when the two planets become very close together in our sky.  Venus and Juipter have not appeared to be so close in more than 2 millennia! In reality, Venus and Jupiter are approximately 533,568,000 miles apart in Space.  Venus is actually closer to the Sun than the Earth, and Jupiter is far past the orbit of Mars.  It’s the position of the two planets in their orbits that makes it appear as though the planets are close together. …