9 Stargazing Marvels to Look For under a Dark Sky
How Good is Your Stargazing Site?
Stargazing Terminology: Magnitude = Brightness

10 Stargazing Targets for New Stargazers

The International Space Station

The giant International Space Station (ISS for short) whizzes around the Earth every 92 minutes. On some passes it catches the Sun’s light at just the right angle to light it up, letting you see it from Earth. If you know where and when to look, you can always spot the ISS. Find out when the ISS passes over on Heavens Above website.

  • Add a Comment
  • Print
  • Share


Promoted Stories From Around The Web

blog comments powered by Disqus
Aligning Your Telescope and Finderscope for Stargazing
Advanced Stargazing: Astrophotography Camera Types
Stargazing: Alpha, Beta, Gamma, Delta, Who?
How to Use a Tripod and Monopod for Steady Stargazing Hands
The Southern Cross as a Stargazing Signpost