Sky Maps August 2011

Greetings all Hermanus Star Gazers

Herewith your very own copy of the Sky 4 the Month of August.

I have selected Hercules as our constellation of the month.  This is a very large constellation but without many bright stars.  It has, however, many, many galaxies, but all to dim for us to observe.  You are invited to click on the website below to see what the galaxies in Abell 2151 in the Hercules Cluster really looks like.

For those who wish to know more of the history of Hercules, a visit to the following website is a must:

Regards and clear skies

Johan Retief

Tel 028 315 1132


Sky 4 August 2011

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