General Information and News


What exactly happens in the sky? Which repetitive events take place and what is current? The following blog entries inform you about the most important celestial events and keep you up to date:


Event Date Description
Nights of Shooting Stars 10th - 13th August 2018 The Perseids show us up to 100 shooting stars per hour
Total Lunar Eclipse 27th July 2018 The longest total lunar eclipse of the century
Gaia Mission 26th April 2018 Mission Gaia measures 1.7 billion stars

General Celestial Events

Event Frequency Description
Lunar Cycles Once a month Information about the five rhythms of the moon
New Moon & Full Moon Once a month Origin and impact of the New and Full Moon
Solstice Twice a year Origin and meaning of the solstice