Sky Navigation Resources
- Free planetarium software for your personal computer from Stellarium (also mobile apps for purchase)
- Star Chart mobile app free for Apple or Android devices.
- Google Sky Map free for Android devices.
- Sky and Telescope Getting Started in Astronomy guide provides free star and Moon maps (to print)
- Free maps from Skymaps.com (to print)
- A free planisphere from National Resource Council to print and assemble (and video of instructions on how to use it from RASC Halifax)
Current Astronomy Events
- Sky and Telescope’s SkyWeek videos of current events.
- Next pass-by of International Space Station visible from PEI.
- TimeAndDate.com Astronomy page provides information on the Sun, Moon, eclipses, and more.
Astronomy Viewing Conditions
Local Amateur Astronomers
- Charlottetown Centre of Royal Astronomical Association of Canada
- Athena Community Astronomy Club
- Sidewalk Astronomers of Charlottetown
- A Sidewalk Astronomer in Charlottetown
- Sky News: 10 Tips to Successful Stargazing
- Sky News: Tips for Beginning and Not-So-Beginning Astronomers
- Mashable: 8 Astronomy Apps for Stargazers
- Business Insider: The 11 Best Astronomy Apps For Amateur Star Gazers