The Night Sky 40°-50° (Large) Star Finder

The Night Sky 40°-50° (Large) Star

The Night Sky is a rotating star finder- or planisphere that allows the user to recognize the constellations for any time of night, any day of the year. The sky appears to rotate (due to the rotation and orbital motion of the earth), so to be successful recognizing the constellations a beginner needs to know which stars are above the horizon at any time. This is the full-sized version of The Night Sky suitable for the 40°-50° latitude zone (northern United States and parts of Europe). We have versions for the following latitude zones: 50°-60°, 40°-50°, 30°-40°, 20°-30°, and the Southern Hemisphere. We also have pocket-sized versions available for the same latitude zones.

  • Brand: Brand: David Chandler Co.
  • ASIN: 0961320745
  • UPC: 721212213087

Guide to the Stars

Guide to the

The 5th edition (published 2013) of the 16-inch diameter plastic Guide to the Stars chart is an instrument to help you identify the constellations. You simply dial-in your observing time and date to find the set of constellations visible in your sky (this is accomplished by turning the clear top piece). Although this chart is designed for beginners, seasoned amateur astronomers will find it useful, too. This chart can be used anywhere in the world between latitudes 30 and 60 degrees North, which includes the US and Canada, England, Europe, Northern China and Japan. The 16-inch diameter is large and easy to read, ideal for families, teachers and seniors! The 5th edition has been improved by indicating more binocular objects and providing more pertinent information on the back, all without increasing clutter or decreasing the text size. The front chart indicates 70 Constellations, the Names of 55 Stars, the Milky Way Band, the Ecliptic (which is the path of the Sun, Moon and Planets), 54 favorite Double Stars, the Summer Triangle, Winter/Summer Tours and 56 Galaxies, Star Clusters and Nebulae that can be observed with binoculars or a small telescope. Additionally, favorite star patterns are noted, like the Great Square of Pegasus, the Circlet of Pisces, the Northern Cross of Cyg...

  • Brand: David Levy
  • ASIN: 1928771017

National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Night Sky of North America

National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Night Sky

We all gaze at the night sky in wonder—and this guidebook, the ninth in the National Geographic Pocket Guide series, provides a go-to reference for everything filling the dark canvas above us. A basic guide to the solar system, distant galaxies, exoplanets and deep space, satellites and spacecraft, the big bang, meteor showers, and moon phases, this book also features scores of sky and constellation charts for stargazers. Each of the 147 featured topics includes a photograph or explanatory illustration or graphic. Interesting facts and tips throughout offer a quick guide to observing the night sky with the naked eye, from the Big Dipper and the North Star to auroras and eclipses.

  • Brand: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
  • ASIN: 1426217854

The Night Sky 30°-40° (Large; North Latitude)

The Night Sky 30°-40° (Large; North

The Night Sky is a rotating star finder (planisphere) that allows the user to recognize the constellations for any time of night, any day of the year. The sky appears to rotate (due to the rotation and orbital motion of the earth), so to be successful recognizing the constellations a beginner needs to know which stars are above the horizon at any time. This is the full-sized version of The Night Sky suitable for the 30°-40° latitude zone (southern half of the US, North Africa, Middle East, etc.). There are editions for the following latitude zones: 50°-60°, 40°-50°, 30°-40°, 20°-30°, and the Southern Hemisphere. There are also pocket-sized versions available for the same latitude zones.

  • Brand: Brand: David Chandler Co.
  • ASIN: 0961320753
  • UPC: 721212213070

The Night Sky 40°-50° (Small) Star Finder

The Night Sky 40°-50° (Small) Star

The Night Sky is a rotating star finder (planisphere) that allows the user to recognize the constellations for any time of night, any day of the year. The sky appears to rotate (due to the rotation and orbital motion of the earth), so to be successful recognizing the constellations a beginner needs to know which stars are above the horizon at any time. This is the pocket-sized version of The Night Sky suitable for the northern United States and parts of Europe. We have versions for the following latitude zones: 50°-60°, 40°-50°, 30°-40°, 20°-30°, and the Southern Hemisphere. We also have full-sized versions available for the same latitude zones.

  • ASIN: 1891938010

Night Sky® Star Wheel

Night Sky® Star

Have you ever wondered what that bright star is that hangs over your horizon? Specially designed for beginners and stargazers in light-polluted areas, Sky & Telescope's Bright Star Planisphere shows only the brightest distortions and minimizes distortion, making it a snap to find your way around the night sky.

  • Brand: Brand: Sky Publishing
  • ASIN: 1931559309
  • UPC: 094922553560

Custom Personalized Star Constellation Map, Star Chart, Choose Your Font, Custom Engagement Anniversary Birthday Baby Present, Cool Gift Idea, Night Sky Poster - Framing Available!

Custom Personalized Star Constellation Map, Star Chart, Choose

Looking for a way to remember that special moment in your life -- the day you got married, the day your family grew, the day you got engaged, or any other memorable occasion? Relive that special day over and over again with your personal star map! Using professional astronomy software, we are able to chart the actual view of the night sky created from the date and location you provide This is how the stars aligned when your life changed forever! Printed on high quality, heavy cardstock, unframed The perfect black and white, high-quality decor for anywhere and everywhere Truly a UNIQUE and SPECIAL gift to commemorate any special occasion! NOTE: Please use the EXACT wording of what you would like in the customization boxes, including capitalization and grammar! Thank you so much! If NO fonts are selected, we will design your poster using the fonts in our "The Start of Us" sample poster :-)

  • Color: Black and White
  • Brand: West Clay Company
  • ASIN: B078XMB9LX

The Night Sky 20°-30°N (Large) Star Finder

The Night Sky 20°-30°N (Large) Star

The Night Sky is a rotating star finder - or planisphere that allows the user to recognize the constellations for any time of night, any day of the year. The sky appears to rotate (due to the rotation and orbital motion of the earth), so to be successful recognizing the constellations a beginner needs to know which stars are above the horizon at any time. This is the full-sized version of The Night Sky suitable for the 20°-30° latitude zone (Florida, Caribbean, S.Texas, Hawaii). THere are versions for the following latitude zones: 50°-60°, 40°-50°, 30°-40°, 20°-30°, and the Southern Hemisphere. There are also pocket-sized versions available for the same latitude zones.

  • ASIN: 0961320761
  • UPC: 721212213063

The Night Sky, Southern Hemisphere (Large) Star Finder

The Night Sky, Southern Hemisphere (Large) Star

The Night Sky is a rotating star finder (planisphere) that allows the user to recognize the constellations for any time of night, any day of the year. The sky appears to rotate (due to the rotation and orbital motion of the earth), so to be successful recognizing the constellations a beginner needs to know which stars are above the horizon at any time. This is the full-sized version of The Night Sky most suitable for Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa and South America. We have versions for the following latitude zones: 50°-60°, 40°-50°, 30°-40°, 20°-30°, and the Southern Hemisphere. We also have pocket-sized versions available for the same latitude zones.

  • ASIN: 0961320737

The Southern Night Sky: A Folding Glow-in-the-Dark Pocket Guide to Prominent Stars & Constellations South of the Equator (Earth, Space and Culture)

The Southern Night Sky: A Folding Glow-in-the-Dark Pocket

This innovative, glow-in-the-dark pocket reference highlights prominent constellations and stars that are visible with the naked eye south of the equator. Simply shine a light on the guide to illuminate the constellations and their names on the summer or winter star charts. Also includes descriptions of the meaning of each constellation and instructions on how to use your fingers to "walk" between constellations to find prominent stars. Laminated for durability, this clever guide is an excellent source of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike. Made in the USA.

  • ASIN: 1583551689

The Observer's Sky Atlas: With 50 Star Charts Covering the Entire Sky

The Observer's Sky Atlas: With 50 Star Charts

- Includes a short introduction to observing, a thorough description of the star charts and tables, a glossary and much more - Perfect for both the beginner and seasoned observer - Fully revised edition of a best-selling and highly-praised sky atlas

  • Brand: imusti
  • ASIN: 0387485376

A Child's Introduction to the Night Sky: The Story of the Stars, Planets, and Constellations--and How You Can Find Them in the Sky (Child's Introduction Series)

A Child's Introduction to the Night Sky: The

Children eight and up will enjoy this conversational but information-packed introduction to astronomy and stargazing, which includes the achievements of the great scientists, the history of space exploration, the story of our solar system, the myths behind the constellations, and how to navigate the night sky. Whimsical color illustrations on every page and handy definitions and sidebars help engage younger readers and develop their interest. The special star wheel helps locate stars and planets from any location at any time of year. This is the third in Black Dog & Leventhal's successful series including The Story of the Orchestra and A Child's Introduction to Poetry.

  • Brand: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers
  • ASIN: 157912366X
  • UPC: 768821236663

Ultimate Explorer Field Guide: Night Sky: Find Adventure! Go Outside! Have Fun! Be a Backyard Stargazer! (National Geographic Kids Ultimate Explorer Field Guide)

Ultimate Explorer Field Guide: Night Sky: Find Adventure!

This fun, photo-filled, fact-packed night sky guide will encourage kids to stop and look up to spot stars and planets right from their own backyards. From Mars to meteor showers, Scorpius to satellites, kids will learn how, where, and when to spot these space-dwelling phenomena in the night sky at any time of year. With tons of info and interactivity prompts, it's the perfect companion for backyard or field trips, camping or vacation. Durable and portable, it's just right for your pocket or backpack!

  • Brand: imusti
  • ASIN: 1426325460

Night Sky - A Field Guide to the Constellations

Night Sky - A Field Guide to the

Make Stargazing More Fun Than Ever! Stargazing is among the most peaceful and inspiring outdoor activities. Night Sky, the award-winning book by Jonathan Poppele, makes it even better! Take a simple approach to finding 64 constellations by focusing on one constellation at a time, instead of attempting to study dizzying charts. Start with the easy-to-find constellations during each season and work toward the more difficult ones. Better yet, you’ll learn how to locate any constellation in relation to the Big Dipper, the North Star, and the top of the sky. With multiple ways to locate each constellation, you’ll know where in the sky to look and what to look for! Along the way, you’ll be introduced to mythology, facts, and tidbits, as well as details about the planets, solar system, and more. This revised and expanded edition includes new photographs, new discoveries, and more constellations, including a section that introduces the 44 constellations of the Southern Hemisphere.

  • Color: Paperback
  • Brand: Adventure Publications Inc.
  • ASIN: 1591932297

Star Wheel Notebook

Star Wheel

This hardcover notebook features a star wheel on the cover, allowing users to rotate a disc to display the visible constellations in the sky at a specific date and time, any night of the year! With a handful of fascinating cosmic facts and visuals in the interior pages, this journal encourages stargazers of all levels to explore and document the mysteries of the night sky—and also makes a distinctive go-to on the nightstand. Best used for the Northern Hemisphere, 30–50° latitude (including Contiguous U.S., S. Canada, Mid-to-S. Europe, N. China, and Japan).

  • ASIN: 1452162158

National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Night Sky, 2nd Edition

National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Night Sky,

Explore the star-studded cosmos with this fully updated, user-friendly skywatcher's guide, filled with charts, graphics, photographs, and expert tips for viewing -- and understanding -- the wonders of space.Stargazing's too much fun to leave to astronomers. In these inviting pages, "Night Sky Guy" Andrew Fazekas takes an expert but easygoing approach that will delight would-be astronomers of all levels. Essential information, organized logically, brings the solar system, stars, and planets to life in your own backyard. Start with the easiest constellations and then "star-hop" across the night sky to find others nearby. Learn about the dark side of the moon, how to pick Mars out of a planetary lineup, and which kinds of stars twinkle in your favorite constellations. Hands-on tips and techniques for observing with the naked eye, binoculars, or a telescope help make the most out of sightings and astronomical phenomena such as eclipses and meteor showers. Photographs and graphics present key facts in an easy-to-understand format, explaining heavenly phenomena such as black holes, solar flares, and supernovas. Revised to make skywatching even easier for the whole family, this indispensable guide shines light on the night sky--truly one of the greatest shows on Earth!

  • ASIN: 1426220154

Messier Observer's Planisphere

Messier Observer's

18" Planisphere contains all 110 Messier Objects plus dozens of additional deep sky treasures. Perfect for budding astronomers who want to learn the night sky, as well as for seasoned observers who are working on the Astronomical League's Messier program, or those participating in a Messier Marathon! All astronomers will love the easy to use format, the quick reference on the back, and the locator charts for difficult objects. The large star chart is easy to see, even with dark adapted vision. Colors are optimized for viewing under red light.

  • ASIN: 069250334X

The Night Sky 50°-60° (Small) Star Finder

The Night Sky 50°-60° (Small) Star

The Night Sky is a rotating star finder (planisphere) that allows the user to recognize the constellations for any time of night, any day of the year. The sky appears to rotate (due to the rotation and orbital motion of the earth), so to be successful recognizing the constellations a beginner needs to know which stars are above the horizon at any time. This is the pocket-sized version of The Night Sky suitable for the 50°-60° latitude zone (Canada, Alaska, England, Northern Europe, etc.). There are versions for the following latitude zones: 50°-60°, 40°-50°, 30°-40°, 20°-30°, and the Southern Hemisphere. There are also large-sized versions available for the same latitude zones.

  • ASIN: 1891938096

Star Finder!: A Step-by-Step Guide to the Night Sky

Star Finder!: A Step-by-Step Guide to the Night

From Orion to the Pleiades and Cassiopeia to Aries, this simple guide to star-hopping will takes kids on an exciting journey around the night sky's most famous constellations.Budding astronomers will love this stunning, new approach to stargazing, featuring step-by-step guides to identifying more than 20 constellations across the northern hemisphere, and making the night sky easier to navigate than ever before. From the constellations of the Zodiac to our very own Milky Way, kids can learn the learn the fascinating stories behind each constellation and learn to spot some of the stunning planets, galaxies, and nebulas in our universe. Four paths across the sky will lead readers from one constellation to the next, gradually building upon their knowledge.StarFinder! comes complete with a glow-in-the dark star finder, perfect for budding stargazers to practice their new knowledge under the night sky.

  • ASIN: 1465464751

Southern Hemisphere Guide to the Stars

Southern Hemisphere Guide to the

This star chart was specifically designed for use in the SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE. If you need a chart for areas around the equator, check out the Equatorial Guide to the Stars (ISBN 1-928771-77-7). SOME LOCATIONS THAT THIS STAR CHART CAN BE USED INCLUDE: Australia, New Zealand, Southern and South Africa, and southern South America including Chile and Argentina. The Southern Hemisphere Guide to the Stars was made for both beginning stargazers and more seasoned amateur astronomers visiting or living "down under." This 11-inch diameter star chart is compact in size for travel and is made of sturdy plastic. It consists of two circular pieces riveted together in the middle. You simply dial-in your observing time and date, by rotating the top piece, to show the set of constellations visible in your sky (they will appear in the oval). The star chart indicates 78 Constellations, the Names of 64 Stars, the Milky Way Band and the Ecliptic (which is the path of the Sun, Moon and Planets). Also noted are favorite star patterns including the Southern Cross, Keystone and Great Square. Additionally, the Large and Small Magellanic Clouds and the Coal Sack are indicated. This star chart also indicates favorite binocular and small telescope objects. Noted are 52 double stars and 104 clusters of star...

  • Brand: David H. Levy
  • ASIN: 1928771114
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