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The Night Sky This Month: July 2018

June 30, 2018 Peter Christoforou 0

In the northern hemisphere, July presents an ideal opportunity to stargaze whilst enjoying pleasant outdoor conditions, so don’t forget to make the most of the warm nights by familiarizing yourself with some of the spectacular […]

Zodiacal Light

The Night Sky This Month: April 2018

March 29, 2018 Peter Christoforou 0

This month offers some spectacular sky gazing opportunities, including throughout the whole of April the planets Mars and Saturn being seen low in the south-southeastern sky in the constellation of Sagittarius, and later joined by […]


The Night Sky This Month: February 2018

January 29, 2018 Peter Christoforou 0

Constellations that are prominent in the northern sky (other than the circumpolar constellations) at this time include Cancer, Leo, Hydra, and rather surprisingly, the little, and rather faint constellation Sextans (the Sextant), squeezed in between […]

M52 and M103 in Cassiopeia

The Night Sky This Month: October 2017

September 29, 2017 Peter Christoforou 0

Prominent northern hemisphere constellations during October include Cassiopeia almost overhead, and Cetus, Pisces, Aries, and Triangulum towards the south, while to the south-west is Andromeda, which is attached to Pegasus, the most conspicuous constellation associated with […]

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