Venus and the Moon | 16th August

Venus and the Moon | 16th August

Catch Venus early in the morning! There's a particularly lovely view on the 16th. The waning crescent Moon will be close to the horizon and you won't miss Venus which will appear directly above. When to look: 5:30am, 16th August Which direction to look: North east ...

Sagittarius and the Teapot | 28th August

Sagittarius and the Teapot | 28th August

Time for a cuppa! Can you see a “Teapot” in the night sky? Yes, there’s really a teapot up there! But we haven’t found the kitchen sink yet!  The “Teapot” is what’s known as an asterism rather than a constellation. A constellation is an area of the sky that is...

Full Moon

3 August
Rises 5:17pm

Last Quarter

12 August

New Moon

19 August

First Quarter

26 August