News - Wednesday, April 25
(Last updated: Apr 20/18)
We've added another great brand! We're officially a Leica dealer.
In addition to Nikon, Bushnell and Celestron binoculars, we're pleased to offer Leica binoculars. Stock is arriving soon so give us a call at 778-657-5330 to enquire! See our binoculars page for helpful information on choosing a pair.
We will have several demonstrator models available including Trinovid and Ultravid HD. Try before you buy!
Links to other resources
Astronomy clubs and societiesFraser Valley Astronomer's Society
Kamloops Astronomical Society
Merritt Astronomical Society
Mount Kobau Star Party
Nanaimo Astronomy Society
Royal Astronomy Society of Canada - Okanagan
Royal Astronomy Society of Canada - Prince George
Royal Astronomy Society of Canada - Sunshine Coast
Royal Astronomy Society of Canada - Vancouver
Royal Astronomy Society of Canada - Victoria
Free softwareStellarium - Planetarium software for your computer
Other useful websitesAstronomy Tools - calculators for FOV, magnification etc
Light pollution atlas
The Planets Today
Planets currently visible from your location (enter your city)
Moonrise & Moonset from your location (enter your city)
Astronomical forecastmeteoblue - astronomical seeing (enter your geographical coordinates)
Clear Dark Sky - astronomical forecast (various BC locations)
These are just static images. Click to open the actual forecast in a new window (at cleardarksky.com).