Astronomy on Maui without a Telescope

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hold your mouse over the above picture to find Venus, Mercury, Mars and the Moon
rising over the West Maui Mountains 37 minutes before sunrise on January 7, 2005.

 

Moon without Telescope

 

 

 

Moon through Telescope

 

Moon without Telescope

Moon craters
(through my telescope)

 

Full Maui Moon

Moon setting behind Molokai

 

Other pictures from this winter on Maui

Telescope none

Sunset and moonset photos on our Scenery page

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hold your mouse over the above picture to find the Southern Cross,
and the stars Alpha Centauri and Beta Centauri,
low near the southern horizon at 2:45 AM on March 6, 2005

The shadow of the earth forms a gray band along the horizon in the west
(while the sun is rising in the east).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hold your mouse over the above picture to find Mercury and the Moon
setting over the ocean 42 minutes after sunset on March 11, 2005
(44 hours past new moon)

 

 

 

 

 

Astronomy photos from Maui the following year (2006)

 

 

 

My other astronomy photos

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All photos on this and the linked-to pages
Copyright 1998-2007  Jon Blum.  All rights reserved.

 

 

 

 

Astronomy club with telescopes at transit of Venus (in Michigan)

Telescopes at Richmond Airport

Maui Vacation - Jon's Maui Info