It has been hot here Lodi, but the night sky is also hot. There are a large number of planets visible in the night sky this week. The planets Jupiter and Saturn are now in the evening sky. The arch of our Milky Way galaxy, is still visible in darker evening skies. While the moon is now in its last-quarter phase, accompanied by Mars. Finally, Venus in the morning sky, heralds the dawn. https://skyandtelescope.org/observing/this-weeks-sky-at-a-glance-july-10-18-2/