South African Trade Publisher of the Year 2016, 2017 & 2019

Search for your favourite author or book


 
For all official information and updates regarding COVID-19, visit the South African Department of Health's website at www.sacoronavirus.co.za
 

Sky Guide Africa South 2021: Astronomical Handbook for Southern Africa

ISBN 
9781775847243
Format 
Paperback
Recommended Price 
R150.00
Published 
November 2020
About the book: 
Sky Guide Africa South – 2021 is a practical resource for all astronomers, whether 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. There’s also an excellent list of useful websites and a comprehensive glossary.
 
This annual publication is an invaluable guide for anyone with an interest in the night skies of southern Africa, from beginner through to professional.

Others also viewed

Set in the Cape, The Enumerations  tells the story of Noah Groome, a seventeen year-old boy...
East Africa is known for its diverse landscapes – expansive savannas, lakes, and towering...
NOT EVERYONE DESERVES A SECOND CHANCE...   A gripping and deliciously twisty new...
Tannie Maria might be the Karoo’s favourite agony aunt, but when it comes to matters of her...