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California Milky Way

If you travel or live in California and you have not studied the night sky it can be overwhelming to know when is the right time to get out and see the Milky Way Galaxy with the naked eye.

Places to see the Milky Way Galaxy

The elusive Milky Way Galaxy is one of the most interesting naked eye sights in the night sky. But its not always best seen, there might be a lot of light pollution in the area you live and the timing needs to be right.

A new satellite Galaxy of Milky Way discovered

ESA’s Gaia spacecraft data revealed astronomers the discovery of a new Milky Way satellite in the constellation Antlia.

Celestial Events for the Year 2019

This post contains dates for notable celestial events including moon phases, meteor showers, eclipses, oppositions, conjunctions, and other interesting events.

Wow! Juno’s flyby of Jupiter, amazing images in detail


The Juno probe was scheduled to orbit the largest planet in our solar system 37 times. Juno placed in orbit around Jupiter on July 4, 2016.

What galaxies can you see with the naked eye?

Andromeda Galaxy M31

There a few of them…more exactly are about 51 galaxies in the Local Group. Let’s start with the most known, the Andromeda (M31) Galaxy.