Starry Night This Week

Each week most PBS stations air "Jack Horkheimer: Star Gazer", the world's first and only weekly TV series on naked-eye astronomy. The Starry Night images on this page illustrate the show for the week of Monday October 18, 2004. You can view the complete show script, or watch a RealPlayer video of the show.

Don't Miss October 27th's Eclipse of The Hunter's Moon

The Moon in total eclipse at 10:45EDT on October 27. Start watching for gradual darkening an hour and a half earlier. This view shows the sky as seen from mid-northern latitudes.