Upcoming Astronomical Events

November 2017

November 18, 2017, 6:47PM: Astro Dark 18:47-06:50 (~12hrs)

Prime Weekend is the one closest to the New Moon, affording the darkest evening sky for the best deep sky observing opportunities each month.

November 23, 2017, 9:48PM: Astro Dark 21:48-06:54 (~9hrs)

Happy Thanksgiving.  Now wake up from that Turkey dinner comma and get out and observe.

December 08, 2017, 6:47PM: Astro Dark 18:47-23:06 (~4hrs)

Four hours of full darkness. Great for deep sky observing.

December 09, 2017, 6:47PM: Astro Dark 18:47-00:06 (~5hrs)

Five evening hours of full darkness from about 7pm. Great for deep sky observing.

December 15, 2017, 6:49PM: Astro Dark 18:49-05:36 (~10.75hrs)

Prime Weekend is the one closest to the New Moon, affording the darkest evening sky for the best deep sky observing.  

December 16, 2017, 6:50PM: Astro Dark 18:50-06:29 (~11.75hrs)

Prime Weekend is the one closest to the New Moon, affording the darkest evening sky for the best deep sky observing.  

December 22, 2017, 9:28PM: Astro Dark 21:28-07:14 (~9.75hrs)

Nearly 10 hours of full darkness begining at 9:30pm. Great for deep sky observing.

December 23, 2017, 10:22PM: Astro Dark 22:22-07:14 (~9hrs)

Nearly 9hours of full darkness begining at 10:22pm. Great for deep sky observing.

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