Get out and stargaze!

Out of This Whirl: the Whirlpool Galaxy (M51) and Companion Galaxy

Whirlpool Galaxy – Source: HubbleSite.org

Winter is a wonderful time to get out and stargaze. The haze of summer is gone so when the skies are clear, they are really clear. Get outdoors, away from the city and look UP. It’s amazing.

What to see in December’s night sky from the space savvy folks that run the Hubble Space Telescope:

 

AeroSavvy is written by Ken Hoke. Since 1984, Ken has loitered the skies in many vehicles, most notably the classic Douglas DC-8. He currently frustrates air traffic controllers in the US, Asia, and Europe as a Boeing 767 captain for a package express airline.
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