Current Moon Phase
Waxing Crescent Moon The moon is 2 days old
Distance: 60 earth radii
Ecliptic latitude: 2 degrees
Ecliptic longitude: 185 degrees
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“Asteroid 2005 YU55 -like” object collides with Earth in a cosmic lightshow Source: Yahoo News and Space.com http://news.yahoo.com/huge-asteroid-creep-near-earth-nov-8-163202106.html “Asteroid 2005 YU55’s pass by Earth will be closest to date by an object this large that we know about in advance. … Read the rest of this entry
Every astronomer, amateur astronomer, cosmologist, and physicist seem to have a different opinion about what a dark sky means.
Night Vision Telescope Tripod Marker Lights. Lose a perfect alignment or astrophoto because your telescope tripod got bumped? These night vision red spectrum marker lights might help. They’re small, emit night vision red spectrum light, and one nine volt battery will … Read the rest of this entry
Bootleg Astronomy has scheduled their fifth annual star party for June 3-5 2011. You can register directly by going to http://www.bootlegastronomy.com/ and downloading a form to complete and mail with your payment. Your registration payment of $25 includes two nights … Read the rest of this entry
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