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Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for January

Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for January 2015 For the star map click here For the Star Gazing in January  click here As the year begins we have no planet in the evening sky.  Only Mercury can be seen above the … Continue reading

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Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for September

Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for September 2013 For the star map click here For the Star Gazing in September click here Jupiter is now well above the eastern horizon just before the crack of dawn and Mars too can be … Continue reading

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Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for August

Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for August 2015 For the star map click here For the Star Gazing in August click here Appearance of Venus and Jupiter above the western horizon for this season is nearly over now.  On the 1st … Continue reading

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Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for July

Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for July 2017 For the star map click here For the Star Gazing in July  click here The Earth is at perihelion i.e at its maximum distance for the Sun on 4th July at 01:40 IST … Continue reading

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Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for June

Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for June 2015 For the star map click here For the Star Gazing in June  click here June heralds the end of observing season bringing in the rainy and cloudy days. However, these monsoon months sometimes … Continue reading

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Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for May

Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for May 2013 For the star map click here For the Star Gazing in May click here *** to be updated *** May d h (in GMT, IST = GMT + 5h 30m) 2 11 LAST … Continue reading

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Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for April

Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for April 2015 For the star map click here For the Star Gazing in April click here Mercury (Budha) in Pisces (Meena) this month but crosses through the boundary of Cetus, the Whale  on the 4th … Continue reading

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