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2018 NEWSTAR Calendar

last updated 10/16/2018

2018 calendar

  • October 26th, Ertl Road star party 5:45pm, moonrise 7:33pm
  • October 27th, Ertl Road star party 5:45pm, moonrise 8:15pm
  • November 2nd, Ertl Road star party, sunset 5:42pm, moonrise 2:40am Saturday morning
  • November 3rd, Ertl Road star party, sunset 5:41pm, moonrise 2:41am Sunday morning(time change adjusted)
  • November 6th, NEW MOON
  • November 9th, Ertl Road star party, sunset 4:34pm, moonset 6:17pm
  • November 10th, Ertl Road star party, sunset 4:32pm, moonset 7:00pm
  • November 17th, Leonid Meteor Shower peaks
  • November 17th, Barlow Planetarium Family Astronomy Night 6-7:30pm, sunset 4:25pm
  • November 21st, NEWSTAR meeting 7-9pm, UW-Fox Valley room 1332
  • December 6th, NEW MOON
  • December 13th, Geminid Meteor Shower peaks
  • December 19th, NEWSTAR meeting 7-9pm, Barlow Planetarium

2019 New Moon dates

January 5th, Feburary 4th, March 6th, April 4th, May 4th, June 3rd, July 2nd, July 31st, August 30th, September 28th, October 27th, November 26th, December 25th

2019 calendar preview

  • January 6th, Venus greatest elongation in the mornng sky
  • January 20th, Total Lunar Eclipse, total begins 10:41pm, max eclipse 11:12pm, total ends 11:43pm, moon is high in the sky on the border of Gemini and Cancer,
  • January 22nd, Venus/Jupiter only 2.4 degrees apart in the morning sky
  • May 3-5, NCRAL convention, Stoney Creek Hotel & Convention Center, Moline IL, sponsored by the Popular Astronomy Club (Quad Cities)
  • May 30th-June 2nd, Wisconsin Observers Weekend (WOW)
Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 October 2018 18:38