A pack of 50, double-sided, pocket-sized cards to help identify constellations, planets, meteors and other starry sights. Each card shows a feature of the night sky, one to a side, including a detailed picture and description, interesting facts, statistics and position in the night sky. An easy, convenient and informative companion for stargazing in the outdoors or through a telescope. With internet links to star maps and websites to find out more.
This year the Astronomy Calendar again features the winners of the CWAS David Malin Awards; Winning images are the first five months:
Nightscapes: Super Moon over Paradise by Eddie Trimarchi
Wide-Field: Milky Way Rift by Troy Casswell
Deep Sky& Overall Winner: Witch’s Head by Phil Hart
Themed section (Airglow): Red Airglow by James Garlick
Solar System: Solar Storm by Peter Ward
All other featured photos received Honourable Mentions.
Everything you need to know about the night sky.
Compact, easy to use and reliable. The 2018 Australasian Sky Guide contains updated information on the solar system, monthly sky maps, viewing tips and highlights, and details of the year's exciting celestial events.