New Moon on September 25, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: September 19-25, 2022

The Moon wanes through the week to its new phase on Sunday, while autumn officially arrives in Canada with the September equinox.

Third quarter Moon on September 17, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: September 12-18, 2022

Our Solar System’s distant gas giants Uranus and Neptune are the stars of the early week.

Old Moon near Venus and Ceres on August 25, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: August 22 to 28, 2022

Celestial meetups, a minor planet at opposition and a new Moon for deep-sky gazing — it’s all in This Week’s Sky

Double stars in Lyra's parallelogram on August 21, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: August 15 to 21, 2022

After the Moon meets the bluish Pleiades and red Mars, it goes on its way to third quarter, allowing deep-sky objects to shine through

Perseids Meteor Shower on August 12, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: August 8 to 14, 2022

The Perseid Meteor Shower is the highlight of the week, peaking after midnight on Friday night, August 12, into the wee hours of Saturday morning.

First quarter Moon on August 5, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: August 1 to 7, 2022

As the Moon passes its first quarter, take a look at its dramatic features, like the Lunar X and Mare Imbrium’s “Golden Handle”

Southern Delta-Aquariids meteors peak on July 29, 2022 | SkyNews Canada
This Week’s Sky: July 25 to 31, 2022

The Moon reaches its new phase this week, leaving the night sky clear for the Southern Delta-Aquariids meteor shower peak on Friday.

Third quarter Moon on July 20, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: July 18 to 24, 2022

Watch this week as the Moon ages past its third quarter phase, passing Jupiter, Mars, Uranus and Taurus

Gibbous Moon and Saturn meet on July 15, 2022 | SkyNews
This Week’s Sky: July 11 to 17, 2022

Look for the gas giants this week as Saturn meets the gibbous Moon and Jupiter re-enters the evening sky

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