Sun, Earth and Mars to Fall on a Straight Line on April 8

by Dr. Enozia Vakil on  April 7, 2014 at 10:17 PM Lifestyle News
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A rare cosmic occurrence called an opposition, where the Sun, Earth and Mars will fall into a straight line, will occur on April 8.

Mars completes an orbit around the sun in 687 days as compared to the Earth, which is closer to the sun and takes 365 days, News.com.au reported.
 Sun, Earth and Mars to Fall on a Straight Line on April 8
Sun, Earth and Mars to Fall on a Straight Line on April 8

These differences mean an opposition is rare, occurring about once every couple of years.

Source: ANI

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