Jupiter conjuncts Venus – 13th Nov’2017

Jupiter & Venus are said to be the most beneficial planets of all..and they conjunct today at 08:15am (GMT / UT) in the sign of Scorpio. Internet is buzzing with posts about observing this - here's some clear info. Jupiter & venus will be rising very close in the East at 5:58am GMT.   (if you … Continue reading Jupiter conjuncts Venus – 13th Nov’2017

Jupiter NOW (photo)

I was out looking for the Geminids Meteor shower..and thought as it's a clear sky, will take a photo of Jupiter. (well the last  time I tried catching a meteor on my compact digital ..it took me many hours and I got one clip of one meteo..so wasn't going to do all that tonight..) Good … Continue reading Jupiter NOW (photo)

The Geminids Meteor Showers -peaks 13th Dec’13

Quick one..!   Geminids Meteor showers are of the more prolific ones..   And as it gets cold and skies get clearer in Winter, there's more chance to see it.. BUT we are also coming up to a full moon in a few days so..  we'll see what we can see. "Radiating from near the … Continue reading The Geminids Meteor Showers -peaks 13th Dec’13

Meteor showers: Practical steps for observing & filming shooting stars!

http://youtu.be/AZ8AGT1UH_0 Above is a clip that I filmed.. last night .. .(out of about 4 hrs of filming attempt) of one of the Meteors (shooting stars).   This one was filmed about 03:27 am (British summer time)  on 13th August 2013.. near Mitcham, South London..!   Last night we were actually having the showers from … Continue reading Meteor showers: Practical steps for observing & filming shooting stars!