Star gazing FNQ style. Moonlight reflecting on the ocean and palms silhouetted against tropical clouds

January 16, 2014 | By | Add a Comment
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16 January 2014 The sky did something surprising for Far North Queensland in wet season. It cleared! Admittedly the sky was hazy so serious star gazing isn’t possible. However the moonlight reflecting off the ocean is beautiful.

Wide angle image of Holloway Beach (Cairns, Far North Queensland) palms, Jupiter and the Moon. (c) Paul Floyd 2014

Wide angle image of Holloway Beach (Cairns, Far North Queensland) palms, Jupiter and the Moon. (c) Paul Floyd 2014

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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.