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Orion Planetary Observing Guide Kit
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  • Three vital guides to the most popular planets to observe in telescopes and astronomy binoculars- now in their Second Edition with observable conjunctions through the year 2026
  • Use the included Mars Map and Observing Guide to learn all about the red planet and how to obtain the best views
  • Learn helpful tips and facts about the largest planet in our solar system with the included Jupiter Map and Observing Guide
  • Explore the ringed planet like never before with the included Saturn Map and Observing Guide
  • Plastic-laminated for durability, each included Map and Observing Guide measures 25.25" x 11" when fully unfolded, and folds up to 8.5" x 11" for easy portability

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These indispensable guides to three of the most enticing planetary targets in our solar system are perfect for stargazers of all ages and skill sets. This value-packed kit includes the Orion Mars Map & Observing Guide, Jupiter Map & Observing Guide, and the Saturn Map & Observing Guide. Whether you're just starting to stargaze, or are a seasoned hobbyist, you'll appreciate the detailed images and useful information found in each of the three maps.   

The Mars Map & Observing Guide is packed with helpful tips and suggestions

Explore our next-door neighbor planet Mars like never before with the Orion Mars Map & Observing Guide, Second Edition. This detailed map will help you locate and identify intriguing Martian features, and it includes a new section dedicated to understanding and observing the famous Great Red Spot. Use the map to identify classical albedo features (light and dark regions) observable with a telescope. It also identifies over 150 Martian features using modern nomenclature. Observable Mars conjunctions and oppositions are now updated through 2026.

Use the Jupiter Map & Observing Guide to optimize Jovian views.

Gigantic Jupiter and its four brightest moons, Io, Europa, Ganymede and Callisto, are great telescopic targets for backyard astronomers. The Orion Jupiter Map & Observing Guide, Second Edition, is loaded with information and observing tips. A new section provides fascinating info about the Great Red Spot and a "how to" for getting the best telescopic views of this monster anticyclone. Observable Jupiter conjunctions and oppositions are now updated through 2026.

Train your scope on the Ringed Planet with the Saturn Map & Observing Guide

Ringed Saturn is one of the most exciting objects to observe through a telescope, and we've packed the tri-fold Saturn Map & Observing Guide, Second Edition, with beautiful images and useful tips to help you do just that. You'll learn interesting information about Saturn's moons, its extensive ring system, and the ring tilt angle for every year through 2026. Observable Saturn conjunctions and oppositions are now updated through 2026.

Each of the three included Maps & Observing Guides measure 25.25" x 11" when unfolded, and they each fold up to a convenient 8.5" x 11" size for storage and transport. Each map is plastic laminated for long-lasting durability as well as protection against dew, dirt, and the occasional coffee spill.   


Orion Mars Map & Observing Guide
Orion Jupiter Map & Observing Guide
Orion Saturn Map & Observing Guide

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