Sky Guide: Africa South 2019
Astronomical Handbook For Southern Africa
Astronomical Society of Southern Africa
Struik Publishers (Pty) Ltd, October 2018
Sky Guide Africa South 2019 is a practical resource for all astronomers, be they novice, amateur or professional. It covers the upcoming year’s planetary movements, predicted eclipses, meteor showers – any events and facets of the night sky that change annually. Star charts plot the evening sky for each season, facilitating the identification of stars and constellations.
The guide contains a wealth of information about the Sun, Moon, planets, comets, meteors and bright stars, with photos, diagrams, charts and images. It also includes an excellent overview of the most useful online resources available to the astronomy enthusiast. These include: The Astronomical Society of Southern Africa and ASSA on Facebook (and @AstroSocSA on Twitter).