Tagged: night sky

Full Moon on February 3! 0

Full Moon on February 3!

The full moon is coming up on Tuesday, February 3 – it’s called the Snow Moon (or also sometimes referred to as the Hunger Moon)! Some other night sky events in February 2015 include: Friday, February 6 – February 20 – The...

Tips for watching the night sky 0

Tips for watching the night sky

#1.  Let your eyes adjust!  If you look up at the night sky and aren’t immediately dazzled with stars, dont’ panic! If you’re in a clear area, and there isn’t cloud cover, you may just need a little time…it takes the eyes...

Did you see the Supermoon? 1

Did you see the Supermoon?

Yes, I said SUPERmooN! Tonight is a supermoon because the moon will be at the fullest and brightest point of the year!  They say that the time to get the best sighting is when the moon is on the horizon as that...

Orionid Meteor shower tonight 0

Orionid Meteor shower tonight

If you’re up late tonight, you’ll want to check out the Orionid meteor shower that will be happening tonight – best viewing time is between 1am and dawn. The meteor shower is created by debris from Halley’s Comet, and you can see...