Tonight's Sky
Sun
Sun
Moon
Moon
Mercury
Mercury
Venus
Venus
Mars
Mars
Jupiter
Jupiter
Saturn
Saturn

Tonight's Sky — Change location

OR

Searching...

Tonight's Sky — Select location

Tonight's Sky — Enter coordinates

° '
° '
ASY_EssentialProducts_slider
Astronomy's 2021 Essential Products Guide
Highlights of some of the top products in the market for 2021, accumulated from partners of Astronomy magazine.
CarinaNebula
James Webb Space Telescopes delivers first batch of science images
The most sophisticated and ambitious space telescope ever built has finally started its science mission. Read more >>>
2019totalsolareclipse
25 tips for the 2024 total solar eclipse

Here's what you need to know before millions of Americans witness the Moon blot out the Sun on April 8, 2024. Read more >>>


Eclipse Shop
Prepare for upcoming eclipses with My Science Shop's selection! Shop now >>
Perfect Gift for Under $50

From the editors at Astronomy magazine, gift the Space & Beyond Box.

blackholeswallowingstar
How do black holes swallow stars?
When a star disappears down the throat of a black hole, the flash is just the start of the show. Read more >>>
ISS_viewing_window
Humans have occupied the ISS for 20 years

Put another way, spaceship Earth hasn't had all its humans onboard for two full decades. Read more >>>

ASYMA0620_01OpenerERKs
How does the Perseverance rover work?

Equipped with a rock-blasting laser, two microphones, 23 cameras, and a helicopter — NASA’s latest rover will soon explore the Red Planet like never before. Read more >>>
Go__bekli_Tepe
Gobekli Tepe: The world’s first astronomical observatory?
Pseudoscience and genuine archaeological mysteries surround humanity's oldest known temple. Read more >>> 
Olympus Mons: Mars' massive volcano
Moon Village:
Humanity's first step toward a lunar colony?
Read more >>>
"Mars Underground"

How a group of students sparked a return to the Red Planet. 

Read more >>>

Martian stargazing

Dark, dusty skies.

Watch now >>>

tripsslider
Take a trip you'll never forget!
With a range of exciting adventures to choose from, you're sure to find a trip that's perfect for you.  Explore trips now >>>
6" Saturn Globe
Limited edition from Astronomy magazine

Order now >>

Disappearing Moon

Without our satellite, the planet would wobble, dramatically affecting seasons and climate.

Read More >>>

BlackHoleArtists
'It's a haunting thing'

Space artists discuss the first black hole image.

Read more >>

Astronomy's 2021 Essential Products Guide

Highlights of some of the top products in the market for 2021, accumulated from partners of Astronomy magazine.

PICTURE OF THE DAYsee all »

Blood-red Moon

The May 15, 2022, total lunar eclipse casts its glow over El Sauce Observatory in Chile. The image was captured with a 3.2-inch scope and a QHY600 CMOS camera.
ADVERTISEMENT
FREE EMAIL NEWSLETTER

Receive news, sky-event information, observing tips, and more from Astronomy's weekly email newsletter. View our Privacy Policy.

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT