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Astroblog

Obscured by Clouds. The rough and ready blog of a cloud benighted biologist and amateur astronomer.

  • By Ian Musgrave
  • Based in Australia
  • Roughly two posts per week
  • First post on

Posts per month

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Posts per month
Month starting Posts
Jul 2022 1
Aug 2022 7
Sep 2022 6
Oct 2022 8
Nov 2022 5
Dec 2022 7
Jan 2023 9
Feb 2023 6
Mar 2023 5
Apr 2023 9
May 2023 11
Jun 2023 5
Jul 2023 6
Aug 2023 5
Sep 2023 5
Oct 2023 9
Nov 2023 4
Dec 2023 6
Jan 2024 9
Feb 2024 8
Mar 2024 6
Apr 2024 4

Any gaps could be due to errors when fetching the blog’s feed.

Most recent posts

Thursday April 11 to Thursday April 18
The First Quarter Moon is Tuesday, April 16. Jupiter is very low in the north-western twilight sky and is near the crescent Moon on the 11th. Comet 12P Pons-Brooks may be visible near Jupiter on …
On , by Ian Musgrave, 735 words
Live streams of the 2024 Total Solar Eclipse (8 April UT).
Total Solar Eclipse as seen from Dallas, Texas on 8 April (US time 9April in Australia). Simulated in Stellarium. Chart of the path of the solar eclipse from Fred Espenak's eclipse site Sadly, none of …
On , by Ian Musgrave, 193 words
Bright ISS passes near the Lineup of Mars, Saturn, moon and Venus, 4-11 April, 2024 (plus some Tiangong passes)
ISS as seen from Brisbane on the evening of Saturday 7 April at 4:27 AEST. Simulated in Stellarium, the ISS is passing directly over the Moon. Click to embiggen.ISS as seen from Adelaide on the …
On , by Ian Musgrave, 592 words