And the Jeddah astronomer said, through her account on Twitter: “The stars are observed to be brighter during winter 2021 when seen with the naked eye compared to the rest of the year.”
She added, “During December, January and February, the part of the Earth we live on faces the outer part of the spiral arm of our galaxy, the Milky Way, so we are looking at less stars, which means less light in the sky, so the stars appear more visible.”
And it announced the imminent appearance of the comet Leonardo, in the sky of Saudi Arabia and the Arab world, on Sunday, December 12, 2021, and its arrival at the closest distance from our planet at 04:54 pm Mecca time, and it will be at a distance of 34,902,292 million kilometers.
The association explained that binoculars are considered useful, knowing that the comet can hardly be seen with the naked eye from a dark location on the eastern horizon before sunrise.
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