9 Stargazing Marvels to Look For under a Dark Sky
Stargazing Targets: Northern and Southern Polar Constellations
Stargazing Terminology: Magnitude = Brightness

10 Stargazing Targets for New Stargazers

Step 1 of 10
Next Slideshow
Next Slideshow

Stargazing target: The Moon

Earth’s closest celestial neighbour is a splendid sight in the night sky, even if it does spoil the view of fainter objects. Every night is different as the Moon waxes and wanes and the terminator line between light and dark moves over its face and different craters and mountains become visible.

  • Add a Comment
  • Print
  • Share


Promoted Stories From Around The Web

blog comments powered by Disqus
The Southern Cross as a Stargazing Signpost
Stargazing at the Moon
Explore Space with the Star Walk App for iPad
Advanced Stargazing: Astrophotography Camera Types
Focusing with Binoculars for Stargazing