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.


05-May17:24:00Penumbral lunar eclipse
05-May17:33:56Full Moon
06-May14:43:52η-Aquariid meteor shower 2023
09-May04:44:30η-Lyrid meteor shower 2023
12-May14:28:48Moon at Last Quarter
13-May13:07:17Conjunction of the Moon and Saturn
13-May15:26:56Close approach of the Moon and Saturn
23-May12:09:21Conjunction of the Moon and Venus
23-May12:37:16Close approach of the Moon and Venus
24-May17:33:19Conjunction of the Moon and Mars
24-May19:19:53Close approach of the Moon and Mars
27-May15:22:56Moon at First Quarter
29-May07:44:38Mercury at greatest elongation west

Month Charts

Jovian Moons
Moons Data
15th May @ 10pm BST
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