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Stars for your Valentine: an outreach to remember

The stars shone bright on14 Feb at Centennial Parklands for Sydney City Skywatchers first outreach telescope viewing night of the year. Over 200 people enjoyed a romantic sunset picnic and stargazing. We all watched the sun set over the city as the Moon, Mars and stars became more visible and the silhouettes of bats flew across the darkening sky above Centennial Park. Through telescopes we viewed Orion, and the Great Orion nebula; the Jewel Box; the Moon and the Pleiades star cluster. Most attendees managed to take a memorable image of the Moon through a telescope lens, an example taken with my smartphone is shown in this post, another tangible memory of their night together. One of the spec

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