What to See & When

Here you can find information on;
  • Today's weather forecast for Guernsey
  • Monthly highlights with Sky Charts to help you visualise what celestial bodies are visible
  • Yearly information on the sun, moon, planets and meteors
  • A glossary of astronomical terms used in the various pages
Sky Charts generated by Sky Safari, Simulation Curriculum Corp.


01-Oct23:59:09The Andromeda Galaxy is well placed
02-Oct18:45:59Annular solar eclipse
05-Oct17:02:02October Camelopardalid meteor shower 2024
05-Oct18:00:20Close approach of the Moon and Venus
05-Oct20:26:56Conjunction of the Moon and Venus
08-Oct13:07:56Draconid meteor shower 2024
09-Oct06:54:18Jupiter enters retrograde motion
10-Oct04:00:07Southern Taurid meteor shower 2024
10-Oct18:55:42Moon at First Quarter
11-Oct04:16:46?-Aurigid meteor shower 2024
12-Oct12:00:00Comet C/2023 A3 (Tsuchinshan-ATLAS) passes perigee
14-Oct18:07:27Close approach of the Moon and Saturn
14-Oct18:07:27Lunar occultation of Saturn
14-Oct18:12:28Conjunction of the Moon and Saturn
14-Oct23:59:01The Triangulum Galaxy is well placed
17-Oct11:26:17Full Moon
18-Oct05:52:37?-Geminid meteor shower 2024
19-Oct20:39:01Close approach of the Moon and M45
21-Oct06:21:26Orionid meteor shower 2024
21-Oct07:09:51Close approach of the Moon and Jupiter
21-Oct08:05:32Conjunction of the Moon and Jupiter
21-Oct10:32:48Lunar occultation of Beta Tauri
23-Oct19:56:21Conjunction of the Moon and Mars
23-Oct21:34:50Close approach of the Moon and Mars
24-Oct06:42:08Leonis Minorid meteor shower 2024
24-Oct08:03:39Moon at Last Quarter
26-Oct23:57:50The Perseus Double Cluster is well placed

Month Charts

Jovian Moons
Jovian Moons
Moons Data
Moons Data
Printable Chart
Printable Chart
Sunrise & Sunset Times
Sunrise & Sunset Times