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Do you have an astronomy or science-related business, organisation, website, blog or a newly-published book? Will you be holding an astronomical event? Are you looking to buy or sell a rare astronomical item? You could publicise it and potentially benefit from advertising on! is an astronomy website describing the positions and movements of the naked-eye planets in the night sky. Launched in 2005, it is primarily aimed at the beginner astronomer who wishes to locate the planets by naked-eye and track their movements over time. The website also aims to encourage beginners to take their hobby to a more advanced level, i.e. by observing through binoculars and telescopes in order to make their observing experience more satisfying and of greater scientific significance. receives thousands of visitors each week from across the world, from the casual stargazer and the amateur astronomer to the professional astronomer and the broader scientific community. It is regularly visited by (and is often recommended by) educational establishments worldwide. Pages from frequently appear at the top of the search engine listings for its primary keywords.

I am looking for advertisers that will provide valuable content to my visitors. If you think your business, organisation, website, book or blog satisfies this requirement and you would like to place an advertisement, please send me an and I will inform you of my advertising rates and other relevant information.

- Martin J. Powell, Webmaster,

The Naked-Eye Planets in the Night Sky (and How to Identify Them)

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