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May 3, 2024 Astronomy Observing Session

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DATE COULD SHIFT BASED ON WEATHER- Leo and its bright star Regulus dominate the sky due south. To the right, the Milky Way is well down the western horizon, not to return to the night sky until later in June, this time in the east. Arcturus climbs in the eastern sky, and we can once […]

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May 31, 2024 Astronomy Observing Session

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DATE COULD SHIFT BASED ON WEATHER- Virgo is climbing higher in the southern sky along with its neighbor Corvus to the right (west), and Libra to the left (east). Around to the north, the Big Dipper is upside-down high in the sky, seemingly spilling its contents down onto Polaris. We have several different telescopes that […]

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June 28, 2024 Astronomy Observing Session

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DATE COULD SHIFT BASED ON WEATHER- The Milky Way is returning, now arching across the eastern horizon. It will rise higher and higher in the sky all night long, and each successive week it will rise earlier and earlier. Along with it, the densely populated Libra, Scorpius, and Sagittarius prepare to steal the summer show. […]

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July 26, 2024 Astronomy Observing Session

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DATE COULD SHIFT BASED ON WEATHER- The Milky Way dominates the evening sky, rising in the south up towards the zenith and down through the northeastern horizon. Densely populated Libra, Scorpius, and Sagittarius contain many dazzling targets. All the planets are below the horizon, with Saturn rising above the tree line only after midnight. If […]

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