Skies

are the limit?

Supermoon of the year (2012)

Posted by barbara on May 7, 2012

Saturday night's full moon was the biggest for 2012 and the closest it will be to Earth this year at 356,955km away.
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The moon and planets align

Posted by barbara on May 28, 2011

In the last days of May 2011's series of spectacular 'get togethers' of the moon and planets (from an earthly perspective), few cameras could do justice to the far flung line up of celestial gems.
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A month of planetary 'pas de deux'

Posted by barbara on May 18, 2011

So much for the much publicised alignment of the planets (Jupiter, Mars, Mercury and Venus) on 13 May 2011, as in you've got one chance and one chance only.
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Four planets 'collide'

Posted by barbara on May 14, 2011

The alignment of four planets in Sydney's north eastern sky from 3 am on the 13 May was probably one of the few one in a hundred year events in recent times that has been more likely to inspire delight than dread.
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