Z Canis Major In Outburst

Z Canis Major – Credit: Palomar Observatory, courtesy of Caltech

Heads up, weekend warriors! With very little Moon to contend with, it would be a great time to observe the bright outburst of the pre-main sequence variable star, Z Canis Major. It has gained more than two magnitudes and is well within binocular and small telescope range. (…) Read the rest of Observing Alert: Z Canis Major In Outburst (243 words)

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