Star Party

A star party/observing session.

Meteor Shower & Observing @Sandy Hook 7/28 8:30-11

Location

Sandy Hook, Parking Lot E
United States
When: 
Friday, 28 July 2017 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm

July 28, Lot E, 8:30-11pm Sandy Hook Meteor shower(Delta Aquariids) and Telescope Observing.Meteor shower Equipment: Your eyes and a reclining chair or such; perhaps a blanket.Observing: We will have scopes and binoculars.Bring your eyes and an interest in the night sky...There will be a nice moon and Jupiter and Saturn. Constellations...the summer triangle and more.About the Delta Aquariid Meteor Shower:Max.rate 15-20/hr.

Dorbrook Obs. Dec.2,2016

Location

Dorbrook Park
United States
When: 
Friday, 2 December 2016 - 7:00pm to 11:00pm

Dorbrook Observing Dec. 2, 2016, 6:30 -10:00PMSunset/End Civil Twilight :4:30 / 5:00pmMoon: 3 day old crescent, 12% lit, Sets: 7:29pmMercury, Venus & Mars visible.Heavens Above sky chart for 6:30 attached.

Dorbrook Obs. Fri. Sept. 2, 7:30pm -10:30

Location

Dorbrook Park
United States
When: 
Friday, 2 September 2016 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm

The gate will be open!Come Early! The beautiful crescent, 2 day old moon will be setting at 8:12pm.Dorbrook Observing Friday, Sept. 2, 7:30pm -10:30pmMOON, 2 days old is in Virgo, sets 8:12pmSUN, is in Leo and sets 7:25pm /end civil twilight, 8:53pm(daylight is getting shorter every day)Jupiter Venus & Mercury and the Moon are all close and near western horizon after sunset.Saturn / Mars and Antares are a nice triangle.FYI:Mercury/VirgoVenus/Virgo/Mars/OphiuchusJupiter/VirgoSaturn/OphiuchusUranus/PiciesNeptune/AquariusPluto/Sagittarius

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