The Starry Messenger is an Austrian astronomical monthly magazine, which is published by the Astronomical office in Vienna. It was founded in April 1958 by Adolf Riehs and later continued by Hermann Mucke today. This monthly magazine appears since in consecutive order with the following typical content:
- Main contributions
- Short reports, including solar activity
- Ephemeris current comets, etc.
- Observation reports
- Book Reviews
- Event notes
Among the authors of the main contributions to find now numerous amateur astronomers and scientists of the subject area " sky and space."