Turn left at Orion : hundreds of night sky objects to see in a home telescope-- and how to find them [E-Book] / Guy Consolmagno, Dan M. Davis.
Consolmagno, Guy, (author)
Davis, Dan M., (author)
Fifth edition.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2018
1 online resource (255 pages)
englisch
9781108457569
9781108558464
Full Text
Table of Contents:
  • How do you get to Albireo?
  • How to use this book
  • Using your telescope
  • Know your telescope
  • Basic telescope math
  • The moon
  • The sun
  • Observing planets
  • The giant planets : Jupiter & Saturn
  • Moons and rings
  • The fast moving planets : Venus and Mercury
  • Mars
  • The far, and the faint : Uranus, Neptune, etc
  • Seasonal skies : January-March
  • About diffuse nebulae
  • About open clusters
  • Seasonal skies : April-June
  • About planetary nebulae
  • About galaxies
  • About globular clusters
  • Seasonal skies : July-September
  • Seasonal skies : October-December
  • Northern skies
  • Southern skies
  • About this fifth edition
  • Where do you go from here?
  • Accessories
  • The truth about cats and Dobs
  • Tables.