Weekend Stargazer: November 17 – 19

Use this chart to locate globular clusters M2 and M15.
Use this chart to locate globular clusters M2 and M15.

Evenings over the weekend are moonfree and ideal for taking in some deep-sky sights. How about a couple of globular clusters? Although these massive conglomerations of stars are most numerous in the summer sky, a few outliers are in prime position early on autumn evenings. Two of the finest are M15 in Pegasus and M2, nearby in Aquarius. Continue reading “Weekend Stargazer: November 17 – 19”