Observing Reports

A roundup of reports from auroras to occultations.

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Roughing It in the Bush With Gassendi

By John Lindblad

This week’s transit of Mercury takes me back to May 9, 2016, my first time seeing the event. Read more ›

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Aldebaran Occulted!

The brightest star in Taurus winks out in daylight. Read more ›

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Conjunction Action

Jupiter and Venus meet in the evening sky. Read more ›

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Return of the Monster Sunspot

Solar observers get ready for round #2. Read more ›

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A Clear Shot at a Partial Eclipse

The Sun and Moon defy the clouds to put on a show. Read more ›

Categories: Eclipses, Observing Reports

October’s Giant Sunspot

Solar observers got to enjoy the sight of a monster sunspot. Read more ›

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Meteor Shower No Show

The much-anticipated Camelopardalids display was a bust. Read more ›

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A Partial View of a Total Lunar Eclipse

Stormy weather affords only a glimpse of the April 14/15 lunar eclipse. Read more ›

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Auroras Over Iceland

The northern lights shimmer over a geological paradise. Read more ›

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Moon, Mars and Spica Triangle

The March 18 conjunction of the Moon, Mars and Spica was captured by Ontario astrophotographer Brian McGaffney. Read more ›

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Under Costa Rican Night Skies

The southern night sky is chockablock with amazing sights that never rise at Canadian latitudes. Read more ›

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Big Sunspot Report

One of the biggest sunspot groups in months recently crossed the solar disc. Read more ›

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