Category Archives: Unexplained Celestial Observations

What Are Those Two Bright Lights on the Western Horizon?

Question: On July 15, 2015, observing from Las Vegas, Nevada, there are 2 objects (Low) in the Western sky. One is bright the other dim. Are they Venus and Jupiter?  – George Answer: Yes!  Venus, the brighter of the two, … Continue reading

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What is that Bright Object in the Western Sky After Sunset?

Question: What bright light is in nepa’s sw sky at 30degrees above the horizion at 9:15 edt.  – Tom Answer: Although I don’t exactly know what location you are observing from, I suspect that you are seeing Jupiter and Venus, … Continue reading

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Are UFO’s Real?

Question: What is your opion of UFO’s  observed from ground surface and those observed from space stations and shuttle flights?  I have heard the there is a “Coloney” on the side of the moon we never seen.  Your opinion?  – … Continue reading

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Identifying Strange Sounds Received by a Radio

Question: I received a radio wave with my homemade antenna that it sounds like a motorbike, like a Harley Davidson. Which type of signal it could be? it could be about the sun or the earth magnetosphere? It’s for a … Continue reading

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Strange Image of Jupiter

Question:  I have a photo that looks like a comet impact on Jupiter! I took the photos on January 22, 2014 sometime between 2:25am and 2:45am EST. My best guess would be 2:33am EST.  I posted my photos to YouTube. … Continue reading

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Bright Spots Near the Sun?

Question:  I took several pictures of a strange sight. It is what looked like a small sun beside the sun at sunset. I will try to post a picture. Any ideas?  It was taken at sunset, July 12,2014.  – Kathy … Continue reading

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Why Do Stars Disappear?

Question:  Around 10:39 pm June 17th 2014 I was watching Arcturus and it disappeared for about a minute or so and then reappeared. I am asking why this happens? I have never seen it before or even heard of it … Continue reading

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Faint Dark Bands in the Evening Sky

Question:  Tonight I noticed in the bright evening sky (9pm) over Aberdeenshire a number of faint black bands running across the sky and converging towards the horizon, in a due south direction. They show up very clearly on the photos … Continue reading

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Strange Glow in the Daytime Sky

Question: Today, while I was walking down my street, I noticed a strange thing in the sky. One part of the sky was illuminated in a good shade of Blue. Unlike the blue sky, it was more radiating and glowing. … Continue reading

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Unidentified Lights in the Sky

Question: What am I seeing in the sky? (I have been fascinated by astronomy ever since I was a kid.  Recently, I have been “starring off” into the night sky for long periods of time.  I have done this out … Continue reading

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