Observe celestial objects


Study the relative positions and movements of stars and planets, by using and interpreting data provided by specialised software and publications such as ephemeris.

Alternative labels

observe celestial object
see astral bodies
observing celestial objects
view celestial bodies

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Observe celestial objects is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Astrologer: Astrologers analyse constellation and motions of celestial objects and specific stellar and planetary alignments. They present this analysis together with their own interpretations about clients’ temperament, predispositions related to their health, love and marriage issues, business and job opportunities and other personal aspects.
Cosmologist: Cosmologists focus on the study of the universe as a whole, which is made up by its origin, evolution and ultimate fate. They use tools and scientific instruments to observe and study other galaxies and astronomical objects such as stars, black holes, planets and other celestial bodies.

Optional skill

Observe celestial objects is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Observe celestial objects – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022