In the sky this month

If you are new to the night sky, and have an Android device, such as a tablet or phone, you can find a free app in the Google Play Store, called Sky Map. Sky Map will help you locate objects in the night sky.

In the Sky right now.

Rise & set times of planets are in local time for Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium, Ft. Myers, FL, (26.6171°N, 81.8160°W).

(http://www.heavens-above.com).

(https://www.timeanddate.com)

Information is from above as well as Sky & Telescope and Astronomy Magazine and SkyMania.com.

Night sky simulations, such as on https://www.timeanddate.com (select Night Sky) are helpful for planning planetary observations relative to constellations and other night sky events (Beta).

International Space Station:

 

Astronomy & Astrophotography Club based in Ft. Myers, Fl.