Вс, Декабрь 18, 2016 - 8:30
To some, it looks like the wheel of a cart. In fact, because of its outward oval appearance, the presence of a central galaxy, and their connection with what looks like the spokes of a wheel, the galaxy on the right is known as the Cartwheel..
Сб, Декабрь 17, 2016 - 8:30
Southern Jupiter looms some 37,000 kilometers away in this JunoCam image from December 11. The image data was captured near Juno's third perijove or closest approach to Jupiter, the spacecraft still in its 53 day long looping orbit.
Пт, Декабрь 16, 2016 - 19:27
На данной неделе Меркурий пройдет точку стояния с переходом к попятному движению (19 декабря), произойдет покрытие астероидом Lancelot (2041)..
Пт, Декабрь 16, 2016 - 8:32
Geminid meteors battled supermoonlight in planet Earth's night skies on December 13/14. Traveling at 35 kilometers (22 miles) per second, the bits of dust from the mysterious asteroid 3200 Phaethon that produce the meteor streaks are
Чт, Декабрь 15, 2016 - 15:00
Чт, Декабрь 15, 2016 - 7:30
This broad, beautiful mosaic spans almost 20 degrees across planet Earth's sky. The nebula-rich region lies near the edge of the Orion-Eridanus supperbubble, filled with looping, expanding shells of gas and dust embedded in molecular clouds..
Ср, Декабрь 14, 2016 - 8:30
Stars are battling gas and dust in the Lagoon Nebula but the photographers are winning. Also known as M8, this photogenic nebula is visible even without binoculars towards the constellation of Sagittarius. The energetic processes of star..
Вт, Декабрь 13, 2016 - 7:30
On some nights it rains meteors. Peaking over the next two nights, asteroid dust is expected to rain down on Earth during the annual Geminids meteor shower. This year, unfortunately, fainter Geminids will be harder to see because of..
Пн, Декабрь 12, 2016 - 8:30
The Cassini spacecraft's Grand Finale at Saturn has begun. The Grand Finale will allow Cassini to explore Saturn and some of Saturn's moons and rings in unprecedented detail. The first phase started...
Вс, Декабрь 11, 2016 - 7:30
What created the strange spiral structure on the left? No one is sure, although it is likely related to a star in a binary star system entering the planetary nebula phase, when its outer atmosphere is ejected.
Сб, Декабрь 10, 2016 - 8:30
The striking X appearing in this lunarscape is easily visible in binoculars or a small telescope. Yet, not too many have seen it. The catch is this lunar X is fleeting, only apparent in the hours before the Moon's first quarter phase.
Пт, Декабрь 09, 2016 - 21:36
На данной неделе Луна пройдет перигей орбиты (12 декабря), 13 декабря максимума действия достигнет метеорный поток Геминиды (ZHR= 120) из..