19
AUG
2015

Saturn and a Half Moon in the Sky on Saturday 22 August

This Saturday 22 August sky watchers across Europe will be treated to a spectacular view of a half moon cast in the evening sky very close to Saturn. From the UK the event is best seen at dusk when Saturn and the moon are at their closest point. Look to your south-west for Saturday
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07
AUG
2014

Mars and Saturn in Two Close Encounters this August

Mars and Saturn are close to each other in the August evening sky this year. Look low to your south-west about an hour and a half after sunset to find two star-like objects about 10-degrees above the horizon. They’ll be the brightest stellar-like objects that you can see with th
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18
MAR
2014

Watch the Moon and Saturn Conjunction on 21st March 2014

In the early hours of Friday 21st March 2014 the waning gibbous Moon draws in very close to Saturn in the post-midnight sky for a spectacular Moon-Saturn conjunction. Our Moon and Saturn will in fact appear so close together that you’ll be able to fit the Moon’s northern l
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