September 2011

The September 2011 issue of Sky at Night Magazine is out in the shops now!
 
Here’s what’s inside the jam-packed 108-pages and coverdisc
 
- The New Season starts now…your ultimate guide to the top celestial sights from September to March.
 

- Inside the Moon….the mission to map the lunar interior.

 
- Heather Couper asks if we’ve worked out the riddle of Epsilon Aurigae’s curious eclipse.
 
- A beginners’ guide to…observing the Milky Way.
 
- Patrick Moore recalls his visits to some of the world’s best astronomy locations.
 
- The sixth and final part of our course ‘Astrophotography – the complete guide’ – looks at the details of deep sky imaging.
 
- A Spaceflight update from expert Piers Bizony.
 
- Reviews: we review the William Optics Megrez 120 DDG in First Light and four 8-inch compound telescopes in our Group Test.
 
- Watch an episode of The Sky at Night, print out our deep sky tour chart, read get started guides, print out observing forms to record your observations, watch astronomy videos and view your Hotshots pictures on the coverdisc.
 
- Guides covering how to image Jupiter, sketch the galaxy NGC 7331 and observe the lunar crater Euclides.
 
- The world’s biggest and best skyguide to the what you can see in the night skies in September including the Deep-Sky Tour of faint fuzzies in the September night skies.
 

- The monthly Bulletin pages which bring you up to date on all the latest astronomical news as well as Cutting Edge analysis articles which highlight brand new research. 

- Our Scope Doctor answers your technical kit questions.
 

- Interactive: your letters, tweets, forum posts and readers’ scopes

 

- Gear – a round up of the latest astronomical accessories

 

- What’s On listings – find out what astronomy events are on near you (also with astronomy related radio listings.)

 

- Hotshots: this month's pick of your very best astrophotos

 

- Beautiful new images from space in Eye on the Sky.

 

- The latest astronomy books reviewed.

 
 

On Sale Date: 
23/08/2011
Issue Number: 
76
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