Milky Way at Harkers Island

One of the Crystal Coast Stargazers dark sky site is at Cape Lookout National Seashore Visitor’s Center on Harkers Island.  It was a nice day for stargazing.  The only problem the wind was out of the northeast, which make it cool.  There was small craft warning for Cape Lookout during the day, which meant the wind were blowing at 20 plus knots. The temperature got … Continue reading Milky Way at Harkers Island

Sunset at Harkers Island

The skies were clear at on the 14th of October, so I decided to head out to Harkers Island for the sunset, and hopefully some good  pictures of the Milky Way.  The sunset was perfect, but  my pictures of the Milky Way weren’t worth posting.  The Crystal Coast Stargazers will be at the Cape Lookout National Seashore Visitors Center on Harkers Island on Saturday, so … Continue reading Sunset at Harkers Island