What to See & When

Here you can find information on;

  • Today's weather forecast for Guernsey
  • Monthly highlights with Sky Charts to help you visualise what celestial bodies are visible
  • Yearly information on the sun, moon, planets and meteors
  • A glossary of astronomical terms used in the various pages

Sky Charts generated by Sky Safari, Simulation Curriculum Corp.

January

Events

MonthDateTimeEvent
January0213:50 UTCThe Earth at perihelion
January0300:00 UTCQuadrantid meteor shower
January0921:14 UTCConjunction of Mercury and Saturn
January1016:09 UTCConjunction of Neptune and Ceres
January1111:06 UTCConjunction of Jupiter and Mercury
January1120:11 UTCConjunction of the Moon and Venus
January1408:14 UTCConjunction of the Moon and Mercury
January2401:59 UTCMercury at greatest elongation east

Month Charts

15th January @ 8pm GMT
January Printable Chart
15th January @ 8pm GMT
Jovian Moons
Moons Phases
ISS Passes