Comet Leonard is predicted to be bright enough to see with the naked eye this December. Catch it before it disappears
This week’s new Moon means it’s an excellent time for deep-sky gazing. Also, look for dwarf planet Ceres at opposition.
The highlight of this week is an almost-total lunar eclipse, visible from all over Canada. Also, look for meteors as the Leonids peak.
The first quarter Moon sets the stage this month, joining Jupiter and Saturn in their monthly meetup. Also, look for the Lunar X, and a meteor shower peak.
Here’s hoping for clear skies. This week is busy, with a meteor shower peak and the Moon occulting Mercury.
A third quarter Moon, greatest elongations for inner planets and rising Messier objects — check out what you can see in This Week’s Sky.
Look for the full Hunter’s Moon and the Orionids meteor shower this week.
Watch as the Moon passes gas giant planets and Venus meets Antares in the night sky this week.
Look for deep-sky objects in dark skies this week with new Moon on Wednesday.