Under a dark sky

Pete's website about amateur astronomy in rural Spain

Full description
of other pages
Choosing the site
A short account of how I came to chose this part of Spain
The Location
Directions of how to get there
What to see
A short piece about what is visible from Cuevas del Negro
Other sites
Things that I read about amateur astronomy and websites I particularly like
A small collection of photos I've taken
Sky Calendar
Charts and tables showing the night sky tonight and for the month in Andalucia
Sky darkness
My efforts in measuring the limiting magnitude of the night sky
Weather stats
A look at the number of clear nights in this part of Andalucia

This website is about my experiences of astronomy in Andalucia, Spain. I bought a house here in December 2005. Since I live and work in the UK, my time in Spain has been quite limited.

My main astronomical interest is photography and I quite like taking wide-field shots through a DSLR camera.