December is a great month for stargazing, with dark, crisp nights providing a perfect backdrop to the Geminids, the ISS and glorious starry skies. Isn’t it time you stopped and looked up? Continue reading
It’s December, and alongside the festivities of the season you can enjoy the Geminids meteor show, the December solstice and (hopefully) some cracking dark nights that are just perfect for stargazing.
Geminid meteor shower; Jupiter and Aldebaron dancing; the ‘end of the world’ and the December solstice – can the month get any more exciting for skygazers!?
The ‘twins’ are easily identified as two bright points of light close to each other.
Here are the Moon phases in the Northern hemisphere for December 2011 and other interesting things of note in the sky.
Here are the Moon phases in the Northern hemisphere for December 2010 and other interesting things of note in the sky.