Imiloa, Hilo Attractions | Night Sky Information
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Night Sky Information

Use your powers of observation and imagination to look at the night sky. Families can share this experience and get re-connected to the natural world.

Use the monthly star chart to recognize current constellations. Check out the year's astronomical highlights to plan ahead to observe upcoming celestial events. 

Hawaiians had a different name for each night of the moon—as it waxed and waned. They used this knowledge of different moon phases to direct farming, fishing and other activities. Check out the Hawaiian moon phases

`Imiloa in collaboration with the Exploratorium, served as a reference for the Exploratoriums Never Lost Polynesian Navigation Site.