This is a sirius bright star

Look in the southern sky before tonight after dark and you will see what astronomers call a luminous star.  In astronomy, luminosity is the total amount of energy emitted by a star, galaxy, or other astronomical object per unit time. According to Earth Sky.org: “Sirius, in the constellation Canis Major (the Greater Dog), looks extraordinarily bright in Earth’s sky.” The brightest planet right now in the night sky is Jupiter. If you look at the star constellation of Sirius you should be able to decipher the two bright objects in the night sky without a problem.

February 2017 ranks as Earth’s 2nd warmest

While February 2017 was Fort Wayne’s warmest on record, the unusual warmth wasn’t just contained to our region. When taking into account temperatures around the globe, it turned out to be the second warmest February, on record, for the planet.