Re: NGC 1647 Visible with the Unaided Eye

Hi Alan,Here's my observation of NGC 1647 with the unaided eye. We do live in a semi-arid area, the southern Okanagan Valley of British Columbia, but my backyard is not on a mountain; it is on the valley floor beside Skaha Lake in a subdivision that 40 years ago voted…

Aldebaran occultation by Brad Timerson

Stargazer's Corner: Adventures Under the Night Sky

A Remarkable View of Aldebaran's Occultation

A lucky group of Canadian observers got to witness remarkable events as the Moon slid past Aldebaran on the night of March 4th.