L) Jupiter high in the sky - on the right is the planet Venus. (Credit/Evan Jankens)

Look Up! The Brightest Planets In The June Sky Vie For Your Attention

On the brightness scale, Venus ranks top as the brightest planet and trails only the sun and the moon as brightest sky object.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2015

Space enthusiasts try to see the planet Venus passing the sun. (AFP PHOTO/CARL DE SOUZA

WSU Telescopes Hone In On Venus Passing The Sun

A rare sighting of the planet Venus passing the sun Tuesday evening.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2012