British Astronomical Association
Supporting amateur astronomers since 1890

Secondary menu

Main menu

The BAA Observing Community

Recent Observations

Double Cluster
Graeme Coates, 2020 Jan 02
Sun
Pete Lawrence, 2019 Nov 11
Comet 60P/Tsuchinshan
Damian Peach, 2019 Jan 06
Venus
Bill Leatherbarrow, 2018 Jul 05
Moon
Alan Tough, 2017 Feb 10

Discussion Forums

Telescope Insurance
Paul Spurr (1 replies). Updated 2020 Jan 21.
Comet approaching the Double...
David Swan (7 replies). Updated 2020 Jan 21.
Project idea
David Swan (18 replies). Updated 2020 Jan 21.
BAA meeting livestream
Nick James (0 replies). Updated 2020 Jan 21.
Potentially bright supernova...
Robin Leadbeater (6 replies). Updated 2020 Jan 21.
member page functions
Robin Leadbeater (5 replies). Updated 2020 Jan 21.

Sky Notes

Sky Notes: 2019 December & 2020 January
Brian says take the opportunity to observe or image old favourites such as the Great Orion Nebula (M42), as well as the Flame (NGC 2024) and Horsehead (Barnard 33) for his last Sky Notes
Sky Notes: 2019 October & November
Brian suggests observing some open clusters, many being easy binocular objects
Sky Notes: 2019 August & September
Brian highlights some impressive Globular Clusters and galaxies for these Sky Notes