L-Għaqda Maltija tal-Astronomija

Monthly Archives: July 2018

MAAPOW: Week 1

Launch of the Malta Amateur Astronomy Picture of the Week! (MAAPOW) Week 1: Rosette Nebula Taken by: Leonard Ellul Mercer Information: The Rosette Nebula is a large spherical H II region located near one end of a giant molecular cloud [...]

July 29, 2018 Uncategorized

Lunar Eclipse YouTube live feed

The total lunar eclipse is just one day away! For those of you who won’t be able to make it for our event at Fort St Elmo, and won’t be able to view the eclipse from where you will be [...]

July 26, 2018 Uncategorized

Total Lunar Eclipse @ Fort St Elmo: 27th July, 2018

A total lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth eclipses the Sun from the Moon’s point of view. As a result, the Moon is seen to darken as it enters the Earth’s shadow during its orbit around our planet. When the [...]

July 7, 2018 Uncategorized