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Sky Diary for March 2013 – Keep Looking Up!

27 Feb 2013, 13:11 UTC
Sky Diary for March 2013 – Keep Looking Up!
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All graphics for all the events below are included in the enlarged Sky Diary PDF file downloaded from here.

For a small printable Sky Diary, click here.

What’s up in The Night Sky for the month ahead.
For the latest news and events, more details, keep (BIG) Bang up to date on my Blog:
Eagleseye Astronomy Blog.
If predictions are right 2013 this month sees the first of two extremely bright comets.
The other comet will be visible later in the year.
COMET PANSTARRS C/2011 L4 – This bright comet is due to become a 3rd magnitude object after sunset from the 12h of the month. It will be
visible in the western sky just after sunset and should be visible for a number of weeks. Will it live up to expectations? Comets are extremely
unpredictable, but absolutely glorious when they do perform well. More details, diagrams and animations are on my Blog.
More news here.
Click here for some animations of their possible appearances.
Any questions, comments or have I made a mistake?
E Mail me: (Dave@eagleseye.co.uk)
Sky condition prediction for Higham Ferrers.

ALL TIMES Universal Time (UT) Unless stated.
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