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The Observer's Handbook contains a number of recommended links to additional astronomy resources. This page includes live hyperlinks that will allow you to access these resources more easily. Happy exploring!

  • Access the Web sites listed in Selected Internet Resources on page 15 of the 2015 Observer’s Handbook.
  • Access all the Web sites listed in the 2015 Observer’s Handbook, listed by page.

Selected Internet Resources

From Page 15 of the 2015 Observer's Handbook

www.aavso.org

American Association of Variable Star Observers (p. 298)

www.alpo-astronomy.org

Association of Lunar and Planetary Observers (p. 221)

www.astrosociety.org

Astronomical Society of the Pacific (p. 18)

www.astronomy.com

Astronomy magazine (p. 10)

www.cascaeducation.ca

Canadian Astronomical Society's education Web site (p.  16)

www.asc-csa.gc.ca/

Canadian Space Agency

www.cleardarksky.com/csk

Clear Sky Chart, by Attilla Danko (p. 78)

www.rasc.ca/david-h-levy-logbooks

David H. Levy Logbooks (p. 324)

www.MrEclipse.com

Eclipse photography and safety (p. 142)

heritage.stsci.edu

Hubble Heritage Site, access to HST images

cfa-www.cbat.eps.harvard.edu/index.html

International Astronomical Union Central Bureau (p. 7); see also www.iau.org

www.darksky.org

International Dark-Sky Association (p. 79)

www.imo.net

International Meteor Organization (p. 254)

www.lunar-occultations.com/iota

International Occultation Timing Association (p. 162)

www.jpl.nasa.gov

Jet Propulsion Laboratory, activities for adults and kids

miac.uqac.ca

Meteorites and Impacts Advisory Committee, Canadian Space Agency (p. 255)

cdsads.u-strasbg.fr

NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS); bibliographic database, access to millions of articles

eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov

NASA eclipse site (p. 142)

nedwww.ipac.caltech.edu

NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (p. 334)

spaceflight.nasa.gov

NASA space flight site giving current information on Space Shuttle missions and ISS activities

www.rasc.ca/observers-handbook

Observer's Handbook Web site (ifc)

planetary.org

Planetary Society – contains over 2000 pages of information about space exploration

www.rasc.ca

The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (p. 7)

www.saguaroastro.org

Saguaro Astronomy Club, includes observing list database (p. 87)

www.heavens-above.com

Satellite tracking information, including International Space Station

simbad.u-strasbg.fr/simbad

SIMBAD astronomical database

skyandtelescope.com

Sky & Telescope and Sky Publishing (p. 10)

www.skynews.ca

SkyNews-Canada's astronomy magazine (p. 10)

www.stsci.edu

Space Telescope Science Institute; access to Digitized Sky Survey

www.seds.org

Students for the Exploration and Development of Space

vizier.u-strasbg.fr/viz-bin/VizieR

VizieR service; access to most astronomical catalogues

 

Web Resources

Page-by-Page Listing of Web Resources, other than page 15 of the 2015 Observer's Handbook


www.cbat.eps.harvard.edu/DiscoveryInfo.html

p. 7

Astronomical discovery reports

www.minorplanetcenter.net/iau/info/TechInfo.html

p. 7

Minor planet reports

seagerexoplanets.mit.edu/index.htm

p. 9

Sara Seager bio information

www.apple.com/itunes

p. 10

Apple iTunes

appworld.blackberry.com

p. 10

Blackberry Apps World

http://www.microsoft.com/en-ca/corp/windows-phone/

p. 10

Windows Marketplace

market.android.com

p. 10

Android Market

http://portico.org/stable?au=pgg3ztf87mt

p. 10

Andrew Fraknoi’s article in Astronomy Education Review

www.aao.gov.au

p. 11

Anglo-Australian Observatory—Siding Spring, Australia

rsaa.anu.edu.au/observatories

p. 11

Mount Stromlo Observatory—Canberra, Australia

www.wa.gov.au/perthobs

p. 11

Perth Observatory—Bickley, Australia

www.mpifr-bonn.mpg.de/effelsberg

p. 11

Effelsberg Radio Telescope—Effelsberg, Germany

http://www.rmg.co.uk/royal-observatory

p. 11

Greenwich Observatory—Greenwich, England

www.jb.man.ac.uk

p. 11

Lovell Radio Telescope—Jodrell Bank, England

www.arm.ac.uk/home.html

p. 11

Armagh Observatory—Armagh, Northern Ireland

www.birrcastle.com/the-great-telescope-birr-castle.php

p. 11

“Leviathan” Great Telescope—Birr, Ireland

www.ing.iac.es/Astronomy/telescopes/int

p. 11

Isaac Newton Telescope—La Palma, Canary Islands

www.stjohnsrasc.ca/star-party.shtml

p. 11

Butterpot Star Party—Butter Pot Prov. Park, Newfoundland

www.smu.ca/academic/science/ap/bgo.shtml

p. 11

Burke-Gaffney Observatory—Halifax, Nova Scotia

halifax.rasc.ca/ne/home.html

p. 11

Nova East—Smileys Provincial Park, Nova Scotia

halifax.rasc.ca/sco.html

p. 11

St. Croix Observatory—St. Croix, Nova Scotia

www.naic.edu/general

p. 11

Arecibo Observatory—Arecibo, Puerto Rico

www.eso.org/paranal/site/paranal.html

p. 11

Paranal Observatory (ESO)—Cerro Paranal, Chile

www.lco.cl

p. 11

Las Campanas Observatory—Cerro Las Campanas, Chile

www.gemini.edu

p. 11

Gemini South Observatory—Cerro Pachon, Chile

www.eso.org/sci/facilities/lasilla.html

p. 11

La Silla Observatory—Cerro La Silla, Chile

www.ctio.noao.edu

p. 11

Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory—Cerro Tololo, Chile

omm.craq-astro.ca

p. 11

Mont Mégantic Observatory-Mont Mégantic, Quebec

www.stellafane.com

p. 11

Stellafane—Springfield, Vermont

rascmontreal.org/zenith/our-observatory

p. 11

Bellevue Observatory —Montréal, Québec

astrosurf.com/cdadfs/cafta.html

p. 11

CAFTA—St-Timothée, Québec

www.sciencetech.technomuses.ca

p. 12

Helen Sawyer Hogg Observatory—Ottawa, Ontario

ottawa.rasc.ca/smartscope/smartscope.html

p. 12

SMARTScope—Ottawa, Ontario

rascto.ca/algonquin

p. 12

Algonquin Adventure—Algonquin Park, Ontario

www.theDDO.ca

p. 12

David Dunlap Observatory—Toronto, Ontario

science.nrao.edu/facilities/gbt

p. 12

Green Bank Telescope—Green Bank, West Virginia

www.hamiltonrasc.ca

p. 12

Hamilton Centre Observatory—Waterdown, Ontario

www.pitt.edu/~aobsvtry

p. 12

Allegheny Observatory—Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

rascto.ca/Carr_Astronomical_Observatory

p. 12

Carr Astronomical Observatory—Collingwood, Ontario

www.nyaa.ca/index.php?page=/sf15/sf.home15

p. 12

Starfest—Mount Forest, Ontario

www.scas.org/winterstarparty.htm

p. 12

Winter Star Party—Camp Wesumkee, Florida

www.sno.phy.queensu.ca

p. 12

Sudbury Neutrino Observatory—Creighton, Ontario

gordonspark.com/astronomy-and-stargazing

p. 12

Manitoulin Star Party—Gordon's Park, Ontario

www.rascwindsor.com/pages/hallam-observatory.php

p. 12

Hallam Observatory—Comber, Ontario

www.prairieskies.org

p. 12

Prairie Skies Star Party—Bourbonnais, Illinois

astro.uchicago.edu/yerkes

p. 12

Yerkes Observatory—Williams Bay, Wisconsin

texasstarparty.org

p. 12

Texas Star Party—Fort Davis, Texas

www.as.utexas.edu/mcdonald/mcdonald.html

p. 12

McDonald Observatory—Fort Davis, Texas

http://www.regina.rasc.ca/node/9

p. 12

Kalium Observatory—Regina, Saskatchewan

www.apo.nmsu.edu

p. 12

Apache Point Observatory—Sunspot, New Mexico

www.usask.ca/rasc/sleaford.html

p. 12

Sleaford Observatory—Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

www.vla.nrao.edu

p. 12

Very Large Array—Socorro, New Mexico

www.usask.ca/rasc/starparty.html

p. 12

Saskatchewan Summer Star Party—Cypress Hills Park, SK

skycenter.arizona.edu

p. 12

Steward Observatory—Tucson, Arizona

www.sao.arizona.edu/FLWO/whipple.html

p. 12

Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory—Amado, Arizona

www.noao.edu/kpno

p. 12

Kitt Peak National Observatory—Tucson, Arizona

www.lowell.edu

p. 12

Lowell Observatory—Flagstaff, Arizona

www.nofs.navy.mil

p. 13

U.S. Naval Observatory—Flagstaff, Arizona

www.edmontonscience.com/exhibits-events/observatory p.13TELUS World of Science—Edmonton, Alberta

calgary.rasc.ca/tourrequest.htm

p. 13

Wilson Coulee Observatory—Okotoks, Alberta

calgary.rasc.ca/asp.htm

p. 13

Alberta Star Party—Caroline, Alberta

www.rtmcastronomyexpo.org

p. 13

Riverside Telescope Makers Conference—Camp Oakes, California

www.astro.caltech.edu/palomar

p. 13

Palomar Observatory—San Diego, California

www.mtwilson.edu

p. 13

Mt. Wilson Observatory—Pasadena, California

www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/solutions/facilities/drao.html

p. 13

Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory—Penticton, B.C.

www.mksp.ca

p. 13

Mount Kobau Star Party—Osoyoos, B.C.

www.oregonstarparty.org

p. 13

Oregon Star Party—Ochoco National Forest, Oregon

www.merrittastronomical.com

p. 13

Fall Star Quest—Loon Lake, British Columbia

www.tmspa.com

p. 13

Table Mountain Star Party—Ellensburg, Washington

www.perr.com/gosp.html

p. 13

Goldendale Observatory—Goldendale, Washington

pmo-sun.uoregon.edu

p. 13

Pine Mountain Observatory—Pine Mountain, Oregon

mthamilton.ucolick.org

p. 13

Lick Observatory—San Jose, California

www.vts.bc.ca/pgrasc/tour.html

p. 13

Prince George Centre Observatory—Prince George, B.C.

www.spacecentre.ca/gms

p. 13

Gordon Southam Observatory—Vancouver, British Columbia

www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/solutions/facilities/dao.html

p. 13

Dominion Astrophysical Observatory—Victoria, B.C.

victoria.rasc.ca/events/StarParty

p. 13

RASCALS Star Party—Malahat, British Columbia

www.jach.hawaii.edu/JCMT

p. 13

James Clerk Maxwell Telescope—Mauna Kea, Hawaii

www.cfht.hawaii.edu

p. 13

Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope—Mauna Kea, Hawaii

www.gemini.edu/public

p. 13

Gemini North—Mauna Kea, Hawaii

fiske.colorado.edu

p. 13

Fiske Planetarium—Boulder, Colorado

www.sparkscience.ca

p. 13

TELUS Spark—Calgary, Alberta

www.adlerplanetarium.org

p. 14

Adler Planetarium—Chicago, Illinois

www.starhop.com/plan-your-visit

p. 14

McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center—Concord, New Hampshire

www.edmontonscience.com/theatres

p. 14

TELUS World of Science—Edmonton, Alberta

www.astronomynovascotia.ca

p. 14

Halifax Planetarium—Halifax, Nova Scotia

www.physics.mcmaster.ca/planetarium

p. 14

W.J. McCallion Planetarium—Hamilton, Ontario

www.hmns.org/see_do/planetarium.asp

p. 14

Burke Baker Planetarium—Houston

www.griffithobservatory.org/programs/soplanetarium.html

p. 14

Samuel Oschin Planetarium—Los Angeles

www.astrolab-parc-national-mont-megantic.org

p. 14

ASTROLab du Mont Mégantic—Mont Mégantic, Québec

www.planetarium.montreal.qc.ca

p. 14

Planétarium de Montréal—Montréal, Québec

www.mysticseaport.org

p. 14

Mystic Seaport Planetarium—Mystic

www.amnh.org/our-research/hayden-planetarium

p. 14

Hayden Planetarium—New York

www.omsi.edu/planetarium

p. 14

Harry C. Kendall Planetarium—Portland

www.slsc.org

p. 14

James S. McDonnell Planetarium—St. Louis

www.ontariosciencecentre.ca

p. 14

Ontario Science Centre—Toronto

www.spacecentre.ca

p. 14

MacMillan Planetarium—Vancouver

airandspace.si.edu/visit/mall/things-to-do/planetarium

p. 14

Albert Einstein Planetarium—Washington

www.northernlightscentre.ca

p. 14

Northern Lights—Watson Lake, Yukon

www.sfsm.org/planetarium.html

p. 14

Aldrin Planetarium—West Palm Beach

manitobamuseum.ca/main/blogs/science

p. 14

Manitoba Planetarium—Winnipeg

www.cascaeducation.ca/files/outreach_paper.html

p. 16

CASCA Outreach Paper

www.learner.org/teacherslab/pup

p. 16

Private Universe Project; Seasons, scale of the Universe, Moon phases

www.cascaeducation.ca/files/solar_observing.html

p. 16

CASCA Solar Observing

www.sundials.co.uk/projects.htm

p. 16

Building a Sundial

sohowww.nascom.nasa.gov

p. 17

Daily images of Sun

www.exploratorium.edu/ronh/solar_system

p. 17

Build a scale model of the Solar System

www.dibonsmith.com/constel.htm

p. 17

Maps of the Constellations

www.science.gc.ca/A6F32191-9748-45E5-A449-EF6656BCD22B/activitybook1.pdf

p. 17

Build a Planisphere

www.astrosociety.org/
edu/publications/tnl/44/lightpoll.html

p. 17

Light Pollution

www.nthelp.com/eer/HOAtpss.html

p. 17

The Toilet-Paper Solar System

www.noao.edu/education/peppercorn/pcmain.html

p. 17

The Peppercorn Earth

www.exploratorium.edu/ronh/solar_system

p. 18

Build your own Solar System

www.cascaeducation.ca/files/students_crazycraters.html

p. 18

Crazy Craters simulation

www.noao.edu/education/crecipe.html

p. 18

"Creating a Comet"

www.exploratorium.edu/ronh

p. 18

Age and Weight calculators for other planets

galileoscope.org

p. 18

Galileoscope

www.astrosociety.org/edu/astro/astropubs/how_to.html

p. 18

Astronomical Society of the Pacific (ASP) Project ASTRO

www.astrosociety.org/publications/universe-in-the-classroom

p. 18

ASP teachers' newsletter

www.starlab.com

p. 18

Project STAR

www.skynews.ca

p. 18

SkyNews magazine

www.astrosociety.org/education/
activities/astroacts.html

p. 18

teaching activities

www.aavso.org/greek-letters

p. 19

Greek letters spelling variations

ssd.jpl.nasa.gov

p. 22

Minor planet orbital and physical elements

ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/?satellites

p. 24

Satellite orbital and physical elements

planetarynames.wr.usgs.gov/Page/Planets

p. 25

names of the satellites

www.skyandtelescope.com/observing/the-martian-moons-in-200708

p. 25

Martian moons locator

einstein.stanford.edu/index.html

p. 28

CODATA physical constants

physics.nist.gov/cuu/Constants/index.html

p. 29

CODATA physical constants

www.cbsnews.com/network/news/space/
home/flightdata/statistics.html

p. 37

Flight data

heavens-above.com

p. 38

Heavens Above satellite finder

maia.usno.navy.mil/search/search.html

p. 44

Radio time signals

www.webexhibits.org/daylightsaving

p. 45

Daylight Saving Time information

www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/services/inms/time- services.html

p. 45

Canadian time zones

www.time.gov

p. 45

U.S. time zones

time5.nrc.ca>

p. 47

Internet time service

www.nist.gov/pml/div688/grp40/its.cfm

p. 47

Internet time service

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julian_day#Julian_Date

p. 47

Julian Date

www.clarkvision.com/visastro

p. 57

Visual Astronomy

www.bbastrodesigns.com/visual.html

p. 57

Visual Astronomy

www.skyandtelescope.com/howto/visualobserving

p. 59

Spectacles for astro-viewing

optego.com

p. 59

Night Myopia Diagnostic Flippers

www.rasc.ca/lpa/sky-quality-measurement-project

p. 68

Sky Quality Meter Project

www.bogan.ca/astro/optics/maglimit.html

p. 68

LTM - LVM relationship

www.backyardastronomy.com/Backyard_Astronomy/Downloads.html

p. 71

Polar alignment

home.cc.umanitoba.ca/~jander/starparty/starpartywx.html

p. 73

Star-party weather forecasts

weather.unisys.com/satellite/infrared.php

p. 74

Infrared satellite images

www.weatheroffice.ec.gc.ca/radar

p. 75

RADAR loops

www.intellicast.com

p. 75

Interactive weather maps

www.weatheroffice.ec.gc.ca/astro/clds_vis_e.html

p. 75

Cloud forecast

ozoneaq.gsfc.nasa.gov

p. 76

Aerosol envelope forecasts

www.nrlmry.navy.mil/aerosol/
#currentaerosolmodeling

p. 76

Aerosol envelope forecasts

weather.gc.ca/astro/transparence_e.html

p. 76

Transparency forecasts

www.weatheroffice.ec.gc.ca/astro/seeing_e.html

p. 77

Seeing forecast

<a href="http://weather.gc.ca/astro/”weather.gc.ca/astro

p. 78

Astronomical weather maps at Environment Canada

www.cleardarksky.com/csk

p. 78

Clear Sky Chart

www.weatherweb.net/wxwebastronomy.php

p. 78

UK Weather forecast

www.philhart.com/content/cloud-forecasts-astronomers

p. 78

Australian forecast

http://www.accuweather.com

p. 78

USA forecasts

www.iesna.org

p. 80

Illuminating Engineering Society of North America

www.twanight.org

p. 81

The World at Night

www.rasc.ca/committees/lp

p. 81

RASC Light-Pollution Abatement Committee

www.rasc.ca/lpa/guidelines

p. 84

DSP and USP lighting guidelines

www.rasc.ca/lpa

p. 84

RASC Light-Pollution Abatement

www.rasc.ca/lpa/technology

p. 84

Technical information

www.rasc.ca/sites/default/files/LPA_Special_Issue.pdf

p. 84

RASC Light-Pollution Abatement Special Issue

www.rasc.ca/sites/default/files/obsform.pdf

p. 86

Sample observing form

www.rasc.ca/astrosketchers-group

p. 88

RASC Astrosketchers Group

www.perezmedia.net/beltofvenus

p. 90

Sketching techniques

www.rasc.ca/lakomiak-lunar

p. 90

Carol Lakomiak’s lunar tutorial

www.rasc.ca/lakomiak-sundso

p. 90

Carol Lakomiak’s solar tutorial

www.asod.info

p. 90

Astronomy Sketch of the Day (ASOD)

www.cloudynights.com

p. 90

Cloudy Nights Sketching Forums

groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/RASCAG/info

p. 93

RASC astrophotography online forum

www.cloudynights.com

p. 93

Cloudy Nights online imaging forums

www.astronomie.be/registax

p. 93

RegiStax image-stacking and processing freeware

deepskystacker.free.fr

p. 93

DeepSkyStacker image-stacking and registration freeware

www.astropix.com

p. 93

Catching the Light, astrophotography page

www.lex.sk.ca/astro/

p. 93

Tenho Tuomi’s Observatory

lunarcal.shawwebspace.ca

p. 95

Lunar Calculator program

ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/?horizons

p. 95

JPL Horizons ephemerides

sunearth.gsfc.nasa.gov/eclipse/eclipse.html

p. 123

Solar eclipse figures

eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/SEatlas/SEatlas.html

p. 123

Eclipse figure atlas

www.eclipsewise.com/solar/SEsaros/SEsaros120.html

p. 129

Saros 120 details

www.eclipsewise.com/lunar/LEsaros/LEsaros132.html

p. 132

Saros 132 details

www.eclipsewise.com/solar/SEsaros/SEsaros125.html

p. 134

Saros 125 details

www.eclipsewise.com/solar/JSEX/JSEX-index.html

p. 134

Javascript Solar Eclipse Explorer

eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/JLEX/JLEX-index.html

p. 142

Javascript Lunar Eclipse Explorer

eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/eclipse.html

p. 143

NASA eclipse home page

www.eclipsewise.com/lunar/LEsaros/LEsaros137.html

p. 136

Saros 137 details

eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/eclipse.html

p. 143

NASA eclipse home page

www.eclipsewise.com/eclipse.html

p. 143

EclipseWise Web site

www.mreclipse.com/MrEclipse.html

p. 143

Eclipse photography and observing tips

eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/OH/OH2015.html

p. 143

Eclipse additional information and updates

the-moon.wikispaces.com/Rükl+Index+Map

p. 149

Photographic views of the lunar surface

wms.lroc.asu.edu/LROC

p. 149

Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter mosaic

aa.usno.navy.mil/data/docs/RS_OneYear.php

p. 151

USNO online rise/set calculator

aa.usno.navy.mil/data/docs/RS_OneYear.php

p. 151

Online rise/set calculator

www.rasc.ca/observing/williamson-lunar-observing-certificate

p. 161

Lunar-observing certificate program

lpod.wikispaces.com

p. 161

Lunar Picture of the Day

www.poyntsource.com/IOTAmanual/Preview.htm

p. 162

IOTA's online observing manual

www.occultations.org

p. 163

International Occultation Timing Association

www.lunar-occultations.com/iota

p. 163

occultation information

www.rasnz.org.nz

p. 163

Royal Astronomical Society of New Zealand
occultation data

maps.nrcan.gc.ca/distrib_centres_e.php

p. 163

Canadian topographical maps

nationalmap.gov/ustopo

p. 163

USGS maps

maps.google.ca

p. 170

maps

www.timerson.net/IOTA

p. 170

IOTA overlays

www.tides.gc.ca/eng/data/predictions/2015

p. 183

Canadian tide tables

www.tides.gc.ca/eng/data#s1

p. 183

Canadian tide tables

www.aavso.org/solar

p. 188

AAVSO solar programs

www.alpo-astronomy.org/solarblog

p. 188

ALPO solar astronomy site

science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2014/10jun_solarminimax

p. 188

Cycle 24 Sunspot Count

www.atoptics.co.uk/tiltsun.htm

p. 188

Solar-tilt software site

www.noaa.org

p. 188

NOAA solar observing

www.petermeadows.com/html/stonyhurst.html

p. 188

Stonyhurst disks

britastro.org/baa/index.php

p. 188

BAA solar site

sdo.gsfc.nasa.gov

p. 188

Solar Dynamics Observatory

sohowww.nascom.nasa.gov

p. 188

Solar and Heliospheric Observatory

www.swpc.noaa.gov

p. 188

Space Weather Prediction Center

radiojove.gsfc.nasa.gov

p. 188

Solar and Planetary Astronomy for Schools

www.solarham.net

p. 188

Solar page for Ham Radio VE3EN

www.atoptics.co.uk/rainbows/ord34.htm

p. 197

Higher-ordered rainbows

www.meteoros.de/haloe.htm

p. 204

All about halos

www.philiplaven.com/index1.html

p. 204

Water-drop optics

www.skyandtelescope.com/howto/diy

p. 212

Cleaning optics S&T article

http://www.astromax.org/activities/2003/mars2003/sketching.htm

p. 213

Sketching Mars

jupos.privat.t-online.de

p. 225

Great Red Spot positions

www.skyandtelescope.com/observing/celestial-objects-to-watch/planets

p. 225

GRS transit calculator

www.skyandtelescope.com/news/3307531.html

p. 229

Discovery of Neptune article

http://www.imcce.fr/phemu

p. 237

Galilean satellites observing campaign

www.stellarium.org

p. 237

Saturn's satellites (MacOS, Linux, and Windows)

www.iau.org/public/pluto

p. 241

Dwarf and Minor Planets

www.minorplanetcenter.net/iau/MPEph/MPEph.html

p. 244

Asteroid orbital elements

www.minorplanet.info

p. 247

Lunar occultation information

www.asteroidoccultation.com/observations

p. 248

Asteroidal occultation report forms

www.poyntsource.com/New/RASC_Events.htm

p. 248

Interactive maps, star lists

www.poyntsource.com/New/Global.htm

p. 248

Interactive maps, star lists

www.hristopavlov.net/OccultWatcher/publish.htm

p. 248

Asteroidal occultation finder

www.ta3.sk/IAUC22DB/MDC2007/Dokumenty
/shower_nomenclature.php

p. 252

Meteor shower naming conventions

meteor.uwo.ca

p. 255

Fireball observations

www.allsky.ca

p. 255

All-sky camera network

www.uqac.ca/miac

p. 256

Fireball reports (Canada)

www.amsmeteors.org/fireball/report.html

p. 256

Fireball reports (US)

www.namnmeteors.org/reports.html

p. 256

Fireball reports (US)

www.imo.net/fireball/report

p. 256

Fireball reports (global)

www.amsmeteors.org/members/fireball/report-a-fireball

p. 256

Smartphone fireball reporting app

meteoriticalsociety.org/?page_id=59

p. 257

Meteoritical Society nomenclature guidelines

www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor

p. 257

Meteoritical Bulletin database

curator.jsc.nasa.gov/antmet/lmc/index.cfm

p. 258

Lunar meteorites

www.meteorites.wustl.edu/lunar/moon_meteorites.htm

p. 258

Lunar meteorites

curator.jsc.nasa.gov/antmet/mmc/index.cfm

p. 258

Martian meteorites

www.imca.cc/mars/martian-meteorites.htm

p. 258

Martian meteorites

www.eas.ualberta.ca/adwg

p. 259

Astromaterials Discipline Working Group

www.passc.net/EarthImpactDatabase

p. 260

Meteorite crater database

www.cfa.harvard.edu/iau/Ephemerides/Comets

p. 264

Comet ephemerides

www.icq.eps.harvard.edu/CometMags.html

p. 264

Comet magnitudes

www.minorplanetcenter.net/iau/MPEph/MPEph.html

p. 264

Comet orbital elements

www.minorplanetcenter.net/iau/lists/CometResolution.html

p. 267

Comet designation convention

www.cbat.eps.harvard.edu/cometnameg.html

p. 267

Comet naming convention

http://cdsarc.u-strasbg.fr/viz-bin/Cat?B/gcvs

p. 275

Catalogue of variable stars

www.recons.org/

p. 287

RECONS database

www.rasc.ca/sites/default/files/jrasc1998-10.pdf

p. 290

Solar neighbourhood

www.jdso.org

p. 291

Electronic journal for double-star observing

www.sai.msu.su/groups/cluster/gcvs/gcvs

p. 299

Cepheid maximum predictions

www.bav-astro.de/LkDB/index.php?lang=en

p. 299

Eclipsing binaries database

rr-lyr.irap.omp.eu/dbrr/dbrr-V1.0_08.php?RR%20Lyr&en

p. 299

RR Lyrae database

www.aavso.org/visual-observing-manual

p. 303

Visual observing manual

http://www.aavso.org/vsp

p. 303

Variable-star comparisons

http://www.clarkvision.com/

p. 309

Star size and surface brightness

adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1985cto..conf..209T

p. 310

Clusters diameters

www.univie.ac.at/webda/navigation.html

p. 311

Open clusters lists

physwww.mcmaster.ca/~harris/WEHarris.html

p. 312

Globular cluster data

www.rasc.ca/handbook/supplements

p. 321

Dark nebulae information

nedwww.ipac.caltech.edu/level5

p. 334

NED compilation

www.ukaranet.org.uk

p. 338

UK Amateur Radio Astronomy Network

www.qsl.net/SARA

p. 338

Society of Amateur Radio Astronomers