Author Archives: Rod Stubbings

About Rod Stubbings

I am a Amateur Astronomer who observes variable stars. My first observation on a variable star was in May 1993. On June 8, 2002, my 9th year of observing, I recorded 100,000 visual observations of variable stars being the first Australian observer to do so. On January 24, 2012 I made my 200,000th variable star observation which was achieved in 18 years and 8 months. I believe only the seventh person in the world to reach this milestone in the history of variable star astronomy.

SV Ari (Nova Ari 1905)

SV Ari (Nova Ari 1905).

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Observing Experiences

Observing Experiences The view from Rod Stubbings’ observatory (photo courtesy of Nicole Emanuel) Published in the AAVSO Newsletter – April 2010 Enjoying the Unexpected ROD STUBBINGS (SRX) TETOORA ROAD, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA Having made my first observation of a variable star in 1993 … Continue reading

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