Skip to product information
1 of 1

FLORIS BOOKS

Stargazers' Almanac

ISBN: 9781782505709

Regular price $27.74 AUD
Regular price $36.99 AUD Sale price $27.74 AUD
Shipping calculated at checkout.
Format
Pages
Explore the night skies with this beautiful illustrated monthly guide to the stars and planets.
 
This large-format wall almanac allows you to step outside and track the planets, locate the Milky Way, recognise the constellations of the zodiac and watch meteor showers.
 
Stargazers' Almanac 2020 is a beautiful month-by-month guide to the night skies. It's designed specifically for naked-eye astronomy – no telescope required! – making it ideal for beginners, children and backyard astronomers. It is a perennially popular holiday gift – and one which lasts the whole year round.
 
Each monthly chart features two views of the night sky, looking north and south, and a visual guide to the phases of the moon and the movements of the planets. It is suitable for all northern temperate (non-tropical) latitudes.
 
Stargazers' Almanac 2020 also features:
 
Advice on how to navigate the night sky
Overhead reference map of the sky
Reference plan of constellations
Glossary of constellations and Latin names
Glossary of brightness of stars
Guide to the signs of the zodiac and how they relate to the stars
Loop and eyelet for easy wall hanging; presented in a sturdy cardboard gift envelope
Suitable for astronomy enthusiasts throughout the Northern Hemisphere's temperate (non-tropical) latitudes.