In the sky

Perseid meteors

Friday, August 12, 2016 - 1:00am
Meteor Shower

Winter Solstice

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Longest night, shortest day

Quadrantid Meteors

Monday, January 4, 2016
Meteor Shower

New Moon

Sunday, September 13, 2015
The moon is between us and the sun. Without the moon in the sky at night, deep sky objects are easier to observe.

Autumnal Equinox

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

The earth's axis is perpendicular to its orbit with the North pole tipping away form the sun.

New Moon

Monday, October 12, 2015
The moon is between us and the sun. Without the moon in the sky at night, deep sky objects are easier to observe.

Winter Solstice

Monday, December 21, 2015

New Moon

Wednesday, November 11, 2015
The moon is between us and the sun. Without the moon in the sky at night, deep sky objects are easier to observe.

Conjunction of Venus and Jupiter

Monday, October 26, 2015

New Moon

Friday, December 11, 2015
The moon is between us and the sun. Without the moon in the sky at night, deep sky objects are easier to observe.

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