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Interesting News This Month

START YOUR 2020 WITH Numbers of meteor!

Quadrantids Meteor Shower with estimation of 25-50 meteors per hour can be seen around 4:00AM – 6:30AM depending on weather condition. “Hard-to-see” Penumbral Lunar Eclipse will happen on 11th January after midnight and don’t forget to watch close approach of Moon and Venus on 28th January.

Last but not least, Happy New Year!

Image of The Week !

3D Sunspot AR2529

Sunspots are area on the surface of the Sun called photosphere that are darker and cooler. The average temperature is range from 2000 degree Celsius to 4000 degree Celsius. This is the image of sunspot that is presented in 3D form, taken on 16 April 2016.

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