Published: Aug. 4, 2021

New Moon weekend, Sunday to be exact! Great time to grab your telescope and observe summer’s faint fuzzies in Scorpius and Sagittarius. Screen captures of various astronomy forecasting tools including light pollution map, lunar phase, weather forecast and smoke map for the United States

The conditions this summer are challenging with increasing light pollution, rain, transparency, seeing conditions and smoke from wildfires. Fiskers rely on Clear Sky Charts and Astrospheric to plan our observing sessions, plus NOAA's smoke forecast map.

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