See the Flower Full Moon from Surat, on the auspicious Buddha Purnima 7 May 2020

Enjoy beautiful experience of looking at Sunset and Moonrise back to back. As well as spotting Venus planet and Antares star. WHEREIn Surat, IndiaCo-ordinates are 21.1 ° N latitude 72.8° E longitude WHEN7th May 2020 WHAT YOU CAN SEE Sunset, Full Moonrise, Venus, Antares. WHAT YOU NEEDSense of Direction, Observation Skills & Patience a lot of it. DATE MOONRISE MOONSET 05-May 5:00 pm 93°Continue reading “See the Flower Full Moon from Surat, on the auspicious Buddha Purnima 7 May 2020”

SKYGAZING : Location of Planets in Summer Sky as seen from Surat, India

WHEREIn Surat, IndiaCo-ordinates are 21.1 ° N latitude 72.8° E longitude WHENMay 2020 WHAT YOU CAN SEEPlanets – Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn WHAT YOU NEEDSense of Direction, Observation Skills & Patience a lot of it. MERCURY Mercury is an interior planet with respect to the Earth. It is the closest planet to the Sun. So you will seeContinue reading “SKYGAZING : Location of Planets in Summer Sky as seen from Surat, India”

Sky gazing in Surat – May 2020

WHEREIn Surat, IndiaCo-ordinates are 21.1 ° N latitude 72.8° E longitude WHEN03-05-2020 8 PM onwards WHAT YOU CAN SEEMoonScorpius & Libra ConstellationStars – Antares, Shaula, Rigil, Hadar, Spica, Regulus, Algieba FOR BEGINNERS Sky at night keeps moving every hour due to the rotation of Earth. So the stars move across the sky over the night.Continue reading “Sky gazing in Surat – May 2020”

SURAT COVID19 RELIEF MEASURES BY SMC & NGOs

WHO DECLARES COVID-19 AS GLOBAL PANDEMIC SMC officials and various teams from all departments are working on war front in response to COVID 19 global pandemic. Along with the help from local NGOs and seva santhas, SMC has taken up round the clock relief measures to provide shelter to the homeless and needy, along withContinue reading “SURAT COVID19 RELIEF MEASURES BY SMC & NGOs”

ISS Spotting in Surat – December 2019

Location: Surat, India The following ISS sightings are possible from Wednesday Dec 11, 2019 through Friday Dec 27, 2019 Date Visible Max Height Appears Disappears Share Event Date: Wed Dec 11, 7:09 PM Visible: 3 min Max Height: 40° Appears: 12° above NNW Disappears: 40° above NE Date: Thu Dec 12, 6:21 PM Visible: 5Continue reading “ISS Spotting in Surat – December 2019”