Double-sided STAR-FINDER for the Southern Hemisphere.
All you need to get the most out of observing the night sky, a star finder , which explains the best way to observe the stars and map out the patterns above you. The multitude of stars in the sky can be confusing, but this Star Finder gives you everything you need to identify the stars and constellations. Comes nicely packed in a plastic sleeve as a gift item.
All bright stars are marked in yellow. On the back, for students./teachers, are features for it to be used as an 'Astrolabe' and Mini-Planetarium.
Why Pay $19.95 For This Product Elsewhere??
The large star finder is simple to use: just dial in the date and time by rotating the inner blue disc (the time) until it lines up with the relevant day of the year calibrated on the outer ring. The portion of sky shown on the star-finder will show the arrangement of the stars above you. Suitable for serious sky work, it is raved about by amateur astronomers Australia wide.
Suitable for latitudes 25° to 45° South. (Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Argentina & Chile.) $9.95 Plus Post (Aust. wide)