(Free) February – April 2017 ‘Amazing Space!’ student newsletter now available

January 10, 2017 | By | Add a Comment
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(Posted 10 January 2017) The February – April 2017 issue of my ‘Amazing Space!’ student newsletter / A3 poster can now be downloaded from this page.

Contents:

  • Mars and Jupiter finder charts (no telescope required).
  • Information on the 11 February 2017 occultation of the star Regulus by the Moon (binoculars recommended due to brightness of the Moon)
  • Constellation finder charts (Orion and Southern Cross)
  • February – April 2017 Moon phase information

Download the PDF version of the February – April 2017 Amazing Space newsletter by clicking the above link.

Background: The planet finder charts were prepared for an observer based on the Gold Coast, Queensland. They will be useful for observers across the Eastern states of Australia.

 

 

 

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This website is maintained by Paul Floyd. I am an amateur astronomer (and school teacher) with 25 years experience (as at 2015) in running a range of education and public astronomy outreach activities. As of January 2015, I have been providing astronomy information via the WWW for eighteen years.