Category Archives: Unexplained Celestial Observations

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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Unexplained Objects Around the Sun

Question:  I have pictures of the sun that shows objects around the sun that move from day to day or sometimes hour to hour. They seem to move more than planets would. If you can take a look i will … Continue reading

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Unusual Events Involving Arcturus or Polaris?

Question: Has anyone noticed any unusual “observations” from either the star Arcturus and/or the star Polaris.Thank You.  – Michael Answer: No, not to my knowledge.  If you have noted anything unusual in the direction of these two stars then I … Continue reading

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Bright Object Near the Sun

Question: I took pictures of the Sun for two days consecutively (Oct 29, 2012- Oct 30, 2012) and saw something next to it. I took pictures from different angles and it was still in the same place. (I even used … Continue reading

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Atmospheric Effects and Camera Aberrations Can Yield Strange Pictures of Celestial Objects

Question:  I have recently made 2 videos on youtube.  One being about meteors, 2 suns and a possible UFO and the other about Jupiter and its moons.  Can you explain what is happening on both of them because they are … Continue reading

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“Pulsating Star” in the Sky

Question:  Hi, I live in Baltimore, Md. and every morning around 4-5 o’clock I leave for work and I see this huge pulsating star. I checked on my star map app and it said it was M79 but how could … Continue reading

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Twinkling Stars

Question: 2 years ago, I saw a star disappear and then reappear fairly close to the original spot. Do you know what this could be?  – Cristian Answer: What you were probably seeing is the affect that the Earth’s atmosphere … Continue reading

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Celestial Object Near Venus on July 12 2012

Question:  At about 5:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time on July 12, 2012, at elevation ~10,000′ (near Mammoth Lakes, CA), with an unaided eye I observed what appeared to be a star or planet a barely discernible distance below and to … Continue reading

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