November 19, 2017

Sighting Extremely Slender Moons Part II

Earlier in April, I wrote about a challenge that came to our attention via a Sky & Telescope article here at Astroguyz. The Canadian Maritime Provences and extreme northeastern Maine had a chance at a unique record; sighting the youngest New Moon with optical aid.Moon sighting records have almost reached mythic status amongst “visual athletes.”  [Read more...]