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If you have questions about astronomy, choosing and using telescopes and other equipment, John Evans may be able to help here –
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But before that !

DON’T BUY THAT TELESCOPE UNTIL YOU’VE READ THIS!

John Axtell has a forty minute, once a month, programme on Brooklands Radio. Details of which and a  link to John’s podcast can be seen on our

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Matt’s Books of the Month

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PDF doc link here

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The Current GAS Contacts, (October 2018).

Note:- email addresses do not click (yet !)

November’s What’s Up

Whats up

 

Astronomical Times for Guildford (51.242, -0.590)
Starting 30 Jun 2022, for the next 5 days
DateMorningSunriseSunsetEveningMoonriseMoonsetMoon Phase
TwilightTwilight
30 Jun 202203:1804:4821:2322:5305:2822:55day 1 of Moon
01 Jul 202203:1804:4821:2322:5306:3323:24
02 Jul 202203:1904:4921:2322:5307:4323:46
03 Jul 202203:2004:5021:2222:5208:55Noneday 4 of Moon
04 Jul 202203:2104:5121:2222:5210:0700:03

Planetary Data for today
MercuryVenusMarsJupiterSaturnUranusNeptunePluto
Rises03:4803:0701:2700:4623:3002:0300:2522:32
Meridian11:4910:5708:0906:5704:1809:2906:1302:30
Sets19:5118:4714:5113:0509:0216:5611:5706:24
ConstellationTaurusTaurusPiscesCetusCapricornusAriesPiscesSagittarius

Visible ISS Passes
ISS image. Credit: NASA
DateBrightnessStartHighest pointEnd
(mag)TimeAlt.Az.TimeAlt.Az.TimeAlt.Az.
30 Jun-1.503:07:5711°SSE03:09:3014°SE03:11:1610°ESE
01 Jul-2.903:54:1810°SW03:57:2637°SSE04:00:3510°E
02 Jul-2.503:07:2717°SSW03:09:1227°SSE03:12:0610°E
03 Jul-2.102:20:4119°SSE02:21:0119°SE02:23:2910°E
03 Jul-3.703:54:0110°WSW03:57:2165°SSE04:00:4210°E