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.


01-Jun23:59:07The Great Globular Cluster in Hercules is well placed
02-Jun21:42:53Close approach of the Moon and Mars
02-Jun23:37:13Conjunction of the Moon and Mars
03-Jun23:56:47Messier 12 is well placed
10-Jun08:04:14Daytime Arietid meteor shower 2024
14-Jun05:19:04Moon at First Quarter
16-Jun19:13:44Lunar occultation of Spica
18-Jun23:56:50The cluster IC 4665 is well placed
20-Jun20:49:21June solstice
22-Jun01:07:45Full Moon
22-Jun23:58:19The Lagoon Nebula is well placed
27-Jun04:54:10June Bootid meteor shower 2024
27-Jun14:56:12Close approach of the Moon and Saturn
27-Jun14:56:12Lunar occultation of Saturn
27-Jun14:59:49Conjunction of the Moon and Saturn
28-Jun21:53:54Moon at Last Quarter
28-Jun23:58:14The cluster NGC 6633 is well placed
29-Jun19:16:06Saturn enters retrograde motion
30-Jun23:59:28Messier 22 is well placed

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