Weekend Sky Report WFYI's Matt Pelsor is an astronomy geek. He loves observing the stars, planets and other celestial objects that fill our night sky. With Matt's help, you'll never miss another streaking comet, partial eclipse or harvest moon.
Weekend Sky Report

Weekend Sky Report

From WFYI Public Radio

WFYI's Matt Pelsor is an astronomy geek. He loves observing the stars, planets and other celestial objects that fill our night sky. With Matt's help, you'll never miss another streaking comet, partial eclipse or harvest moon.

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Comet Wirtanen

This weekend, spot a comet near another popular target.

Orion

Orion The Hunter has revealed many secrets about how young stars form, and how big stars can get.

Hyades

This weekend, find a nearby star cluster behind the Eye of Taurus, Aldebaran.

NASA InSight Lander

Celebrate the upcoming Mars landing by finding the Red Planet this weekend.

Gibbous Moon

If the clouds don't break this weekend, take this virtual look at the evening moon.

Pleiades Cluster

This weekend, find a classic cluster you can easily see with the naked eye.

Cassiopeia

A year-round target dominates the evening sky in the fall.

Aries and Pisces

This weekend, use the constellations Aries and Pisces to find a distant ice giant.

Messier 13 (Hercules)

Celebrate the upcoming finale of PBS's Great American Read with a literary reference to this weekend's star target.

Messier 22 and Saturn

This weekend, use Saturn to find a popular deep sky target.

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