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 23 videos in "Your Sky Tonight" category

Your Sky Tonight: Easy Way to Find the North Star (Polaris)

8th Aug, 2017 - 18.3k views

Have you ever wondered how to find the North Star? Did you know it is not one of the brightest stars in the sky? Polaris is actually quite dim and finding it is not easy. Unless you know the trick, that is! Listen to Deep Astronomy on Anchor: h

Your Sky Tonight - The Perseid Meteor Shower

10th Aug, 2017 - 12.4k views

It's been reported that the 2017 Perseid Meteor Shower will be the brightest ever recorded, and some are even saying you can see it during the day! Sadly, this is fake news. If anything this year's shower will be less dramatic, with fewer meteors s

Your Sky Tonight - July 31, 2017

31st Jul, 2017 - 1.5k 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 27, 2017

27th Jul, 2017 - 1.8k 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 - July 25, 2017

25th Jul, 2017 - 1.4k 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 24, 2017

24th Jul, 2017 - 2.5k 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 - July 22, 2017

22nd Jul, 2017 - 1.8k 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 Sky Tonight - July 21, 2017

21st Jul, 2017 - 1.6k 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

Your Sky Tonight - August 2, 2017

2nd Aug, 2017 - 2.1k 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 - Antares: A Giant in Our Summer Skies

23rd Aug, 2017 - 4.9k views

If you like this content, please consider supporting Deep Astronomy on Patreon: https://patreon.com/DeepAstronomy New observations of the supergiant star Antares have given us the most detailed image ever taken of a star other than our Sun. Read mor

Your Sky Tonight The SuperEarth Around Barnards Star

21st Nov, 2018 - 3.4k 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

Your Sky Tonight The Southern Crab Nebula

10th May, 2019 - 1.9k 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.