La Société Guernesiaise
Astronomy Section links page
SOME OF OUR OWN PAGES
Choosing a telescope or binoculars
Star of Wonder about the Star
of Bethlehem (pdf file)
Our Venus Transit Pages
next transits of Venus by David Le Conte.
of Venus by Peter Langford.
1882 to 2004 - a transit of Venus by Debby Quertier.
The Transit of Venus 2004 by David Le Conte.
other Venus transit links:
Southern Observatory - Coordinating worldwide observations, of which we
were a part.
Armagh Observatory site
AND SOME OTHER
PAGES WHICH WE HAVE FOUND USEFUL
La Société Guernesiaise Our parent
organisation, the local studies society
WEA Guernsey Adult education
courses, including our annual Star Gazing course - click on Environment
Priaulx Library Local
studies centre, including genealogy
Digimap Digital maps of Guernsey
Donkipedia Information about Guernsey
This is Guernsey Guernsey Press news and information
Island FM Guernsey commercial
forecast from Jersey Meteorological Department
weather forecast from BBC
Metcheck Astronomy weather forecast for Guernsey
forecast sites from Guernsey Digimap
chart Current chart by Heavens
Above, including planets.
Bad astronomy page Dispels the
BBC Online - Space
Usual BBC comprehensive information.
Mythology and description of each constellation.
Space Science and Astronomy news
Sun or Moon Rise/Set
Table for One Year and a lot more by the US Naval Observatory.
A very educational site, including an online astronomical dictionary.
of Ten The scale of the universe, dynamically illustrated.
Masses of information.
Space Scoop Astronomy for kids.
sunrise for Guernsey by timeanddate.com.
Time and date Time, calendars,
etc. An excellent site, with lots of information.
European Space Organisation
Federation of Astronomical Societies
Campaign for Dark Skies
Campaigning against UK light pollution.
International Astronomical Union
Society for Popular
Astronomical Society of the Pacific
Lots of information and resources.
The Observatory Science
NASA Home Page
picture of the day
Space Station sightings Predictions
Spaceweather Another excellent NASA site about
the Sun-Earth environment. With regular emailings.
orbital tracking – positions of the International Space Station, Space
Missions All the information about
past, current and future spacecraft missions.
Space Telescope Science
Institute – The operations centre of the Hubble Space Telescope.
US Naval Observatory Good
site, including the sky this week, accurate time, etc.
Corporation One of the best websites for astronomical
information. And you can get free weekly emailings
of the latest astronomical news.
Astronomy magazine Good US based publication.
Astronomy Now magazine UK based publication.
BBC Sky at Night
The Astronomer Online
The website of The Astronomer magazine.
related products and suppliers
Xpress CCD cameras.
True Technology Telescopes, CCD
SCS Astro Telescopes, etc.
The Widescreen Centre Telescopes,solar filters, etc.
Optics Suppliers of Celestron, Meade, Konus,
Sky Watcher and Hilkinson
Heavens above Excellent site for
Collection Freeware, shareware and commercial.
Satellite tracker Tracking
software for telescopes.
predictions, including Moon and Sun crossings.
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on 2018 January 12
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