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#Stargazing

# stargazing - Thursday 7 May, 2020

The last supermoon of the year will be visible in Irish skies tonight
# Stargazing
# Stargazing

The last supermoon of the year will be visible in Irish skies tonight

May 7th 2020, 6:00 AM 25,607 Views 3 Comments

A cloudy forecast could mean many of us miss out on the chance to see it, however.

# stargazing - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Pink supermoon set to grace the skies over Ireland tonight
# Stargazing
# Stargazing

Pink supermoon set to grace the skies over Ireland tonight

Apr 7th 2020, 7:34 AM 137,778 Views 20 Comments

Despite its name, there won’t be any dramatic colour change.

# stargazing - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

SpaceX launches 60 more Starlink satellites to test less reflective coating
# Blast Off
# Blast Off

SpaceX launches 60 more Starlink satellites to test less reflective coating

Jan 7th 2020, 9:03 AM 12,406 Views 22 Comments

Observatory director Jeff Hall said the satellites will be a growing risk to stargazers in the future.

# stargazing - Monday 21 January, 2019

Here's how the 'super wolf blood moon' looked over Ireland early this morning
# Lunar Eclipse
# Lunar Eclipse

Here's how the 'super wolf blood moon' looked over Ireland early this morning

Jan 21st 2019, 7:54 AM 47,299 Views 18 Comments

The phenomenon was the only lunar eclipse that was visible in Ireland this year.

# stargazing - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Everything you need to know about viewing the 'super wolf blood moon' overnight
# Up Early
# Up Early

Everything you need to know about viewing the 'super wolf blood moon' overnight

Jan 20th 2019, 9:00 PM 94,754 Views 38 Comments

The next total lunar eclipse won’t happen for 14 years.

# stargazing - Friday 18 January, 2019

Irish stargazers will be able to view a rare 'super wolf blood moon' on Monday
# Up Early
# Up Early

Irish stargazers will be able to view a rare 'super wolf blood moon' on Monday

Jan 18th 2019, 12:09 PM 32,664 Views 25 Comments

It’s the only lunar eclipse viewable in Ireland this year.

# stargazing - Monday 4 December, 2017

The supermoon had people staring wide-eyed at the heavens last night
# Stargazing
# Stargazing

The supermoon had people staring wide-eyed at the heavens last night

Dec 4th 2017, 8:48 AM 20,925 Views 20 Comments

Some cloud hampered things for Irish stargazers.

# stargazing - Sunday 11 December, 2016

Stargazers rejoice: There's another supermoon on the way
# Slightly Smaller
# Slightly Smaller

Stargazers rejoice: There's another supermoon on the way

Dec 11th 2016, 8:30 PM 23,677 Views 59 Comments

This one will only be 1/200th smaller than the supermoon we saw last month.

# stargazing - Monday 14 November, 2016

As the moon rises over Ireland at 5pm, it will be the biggest it's been in 68 years
# Supermoon
# Supermoon

As the moon rises over Ireland at 5pm, it will be the biggest it's been in 68 years

Nov 14th 2016, 4:40 PM 21,812 Views 51 Comments

Make sure to catch a glimpse, weather pemitting of course.

# stargazing - Monday 11 August, 2014

In need of a wish? This week is your best chance of catching a shooting star
# Sky At Night
# Sky At Night

In need of a wish? This week is your best chance of catching a shooting star

Aug 11th 2014, 7:47 PM 14,924 Views 3 Comments

The annual Perseid meteor shower reaches its peak this week.

# stargazing - Monday 28 October, 2013

The best astronomy apps for amateur stargazers
# Heavenly Bodies
# Heavenly Bodies

The best astronomy apps for amateur stargazers

Oct 28th 2013, 6:30 PM 16,947 Views 25 Comments

If you want to decipher the skies, these 11 apps are worth a look.

# stargazing - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Spectacular sights due as Jupiter and the Moon come together
# Planet Watch
From The Daily Edge
# Planet Watch

Spectacular sights due as Jupiter and the Moon come together

Oct 13th 2011, 8:01 AM 3,225 Views 30 Comments

Take a look up at the sky tonight to see Jupiter and the Moon blaze brighter than ever.

# stargazing - Thursday 6 October, 2011

No new Michelin stars for Ireland's restaurants
# Stargazing
From The Daily Edge
# Stargazing

No new Michelin stars for Ireland's restaurants

Oct 6th 2011, 7:30 PM 1,735 Views 5 Comments

But we’ve put together a reminder of where you can still dine under the stars in Dublin and Waterford.

# stargazing - Saturday 27 August, 2011

Meteorite hunt in the North while stargazers gather for cosmic 'Star-B-Q'
# Stargazing
# Stargazing

Meteorite hunt in the North while stargazers gather for cosmic 'Star-B-Q'

Aug 27th 2011, 12:41 PM 854 Views 4 Comments

Astronomy Ireland is gearing up to hold its annual stargazing event in Wicklow tonight, while the search is on for a space rock believed to have fallen to earth this week.

# stargazing - Friday 12 August, 2011

Watch out for shooting stars in the skies this weekend
# Meteor Shower
# Meteor Shower

Watch out for shooting stars in the skies this weekend

Aug 12th 2011, 9:22 PM 1,639 Views 1 Comment

The Perseid meteor shower will be visible in the skies above Ireland tonight and tomorrow night.

# stargazing - Thursday 16 June, 2011

Slideshow: Last night's lunar eclipse
# Lunar Eclipse
From The Daily Edge
# Lunar Eclipse

Slideshow: Last night's lunar eclipse

Jun 16th 2011, 11:00 AM 1,115 Views 2 Comments

The final lunar eclipse visible from Ireland until 2015 took place last night – with spectacular sights witnessed across the globe.