Videos from Your Sky Tonight

Explore the naked-eye wonders of our sky at night with this relaxing series of videos designed to whisk you to the heavens and enjoy the dazzling universe spinning overhead.

Found 24 videos in "Your Sky Tonight" category

Your Sky Tonight - July 25, 2017

25th Jul, 2017 - 1513 views

Listen to Deep Astronomy on Anchor: https://Anchor.fm/DeepAstronomy Created with Stellarium Open Source Software: http://www.stellarium.org/ Original Music - Mark C. Petersen, Lochness Productions: https://www.lochnessproductions.com/ Just after s

Your Sky Tonight - July 31, 2017

31st Jul, 2017 - 1577 views

What is the Moon up to this week? Let's take a look, since it is so bright that we're going to have a hard time looking at much else this week! Listen to Deep Astronomy on Anchor: https://Anchor.fm/DeepAstronomy Created with Stellarium Open Source

Your Sky Tonight - July 21, 2017

21st Jul, 2017 - 1619 views

Listen to DeepAstronomy on Anchor: https://anchor.fm/DeepAstronomy Created with Stellarium Open Source Software: http://www.stellarium.org/ Original Music - Mark C. Petersen, Lochness Productions: https://www.lochnessproductions.com/ Tonight we t

New Off-Axis Telescope Design for Amateurs

26th Jun, 2018 - 1645 views

How would you like to own a telescope that has the same design as some of the world's best observatories? The off-axis telescope is unique in that there is no secondary obstruction to mess up your image but the mirror configuration is not easy to co

Your Sky Tonight - July 22, 2017

22nd Jul, 2017 - 1827 views

Listen to Deep Astronomy on Anchor: https://Anchor.fm/DeepAstronomy Created with Stellarium Open Source Software: http://www.stellarium.org/ The rest of this month offers a great time to find the International Space Station in the Northern Hemisphe

Your Halloween Skies and Happy Dark Matter Day

31st Oct, 2017 - 1868 views

Help support Deep Astronomy by getting a month's free trial at The Great Courses Plus: http://ow.ly/AVDF30fiZ33 If you like this content, please consider supporting Deep Astronomy on Patreon: https://patreon.com/DeepAstronomy Happy Dark Matter Da

Your Sky Tonight - July 27, 2017

27th Jul, 2017 - 1884 views

Listen to Deep Astronomy on Anchor: https://Anchor.fm/DeepAstronomy Created with Stellarium Open Source Software: http://www.stellarium.org/ Original Music - Mark C. Petersen, Lochness Productions: https://www.lochnessproductions.com/ Lots of cool

Your Sky Tonight - August 2, 2017

2nd Aug, 2017 - 2150 views

Let's go South and look at the southern skies. Listen to Deep Astronomy on Anchor: https://Anchor.fm/DeepAstronomy Created with Stellarium Open Source Software: http://www.stellarium.org/ Original Music - Mark C. Petersen, Lochness Productions: ht

Your Sky Tonight The Southern Crab Nebula

10th May, 2019 - 2298 views

Every year, in celebration of another monumental anniversary of observations and discovery, the astronomers operating the Hubble Space Telescope release an annual image highlighting the beauty of our cosmos.

Your Sky Tonight - July 24, 2017

24th Jul, 2017 - 2594 views

Listen to Deep Astronomy on Anchor: https://Anchor.fm/DeepAstronomy Created with Stellarium Open Source Software: http://www.stellarium.org/ Original Music - Mark C. Petersen, Lochness Productions: https://www.lochnessproductions.com/ Tonight just

Your Sky Tonight The SuperEarth Around Barnards Star

21st Nov, 2018 - 3569 views

Located in the constellation Ophiuchus, there is an unremarkable red dwarf star some six light years away. After the three stars of the Alpha Centauri system, this is the closest star to us. Known as Barnard’s star, it is invisible to the unaided

How Can The Moon Move East During a Solar Eclipse?

18th Aug, 2017 - 3814 views

If you like this content, please consider supporting Deep Astronomy on Patreon: https://patreon.com/DeepAstronomy There is an eastward component to the Moon's motion across the sky. This is in addition to the normal, daily motion of the moon, stars