May
15
Sat
Public Sky Observing 2021-05/15 – Astronomy Day @ Root River Park
May 15 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

COVID-19 requirements: All attendees have to
1. Wear masks
2. Be vaccinated 16 years and above. No children.
3. Must wear eyeglasses or eye protection if viewing through an eyepiece. Eye protection will be provided.
4. Attendance is limited to 25 visitors
5. Visitors are requested to share tracking information: name, phone/email, address, vaccination status

Spring Astronomy Day: Public Sky Observing of the young Moon – 3.8 days after New Moon, planets Venus, Mercury, Mars, bright stars, double stars, and more by telescope with guidance members of the Rochester Astronomy Club.

Moon on Saturday May 15th evening

Credit: NASA Scientific Visualization Studio

Moon first quarter Fridays: 1/22, 2/19, 3/19, 4/16, 5/21, 6/18, 7/16, 8/13, 9/10, 10/15, 11/12, 12/10.


In the Sky May/2021, Phases of the Moon 2021, Holidays 2021


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Month Day DoW Start End ☽ age Planets
May 15 Sat 9:00 11:00 3.8 ☿,♀,♂
May 21 Fri 9:30 11:30 9.8 ☿,♀,♂
Jun 12 Sat 9:45 11:45 2.4 ♀,♂
Jun 18 Fri 9:45 11:45 8.4 ♀,♂
Jul 10 Sat 9:30 11:30 1.0 ♀,♂,♄
Jul 16 Fri 9:30 11:30 7.0 ♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 7 Sat 8:30 10:30 29.0 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 13 Fri 8:30 10:30 5.7 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Sep 4 Sat 7:30 9:30 27.5 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Sep 10 Fri 7:30 9:30 4.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 94 Sat 7 9 4.0 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 15 Fri 7 9 10.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Nov 12 Fri 6 8 8.9 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Dec 10 Fri 6 8 7.4 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
event December 18 2020 previous next May 21

Day upper index4 means 4 weeks gap instead of regular 3 weeks.
☿ – Mercury, ♀ – Venus, ♂ – Mars, ♃ – Jupiter, ♄ – Saturn, ⛢ – Uranus, ♆ – Neptune,

Guides: Josef,

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May
21
Fri
Public Sky Observing 5/21 @ Watson Soccer Field
May 21 @ 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm

COVID-19 requirements: All attendees have to
1. Wear masks
2. Be vaccinated 16 years and above. No children.
3. Must wear eyeglasses or eye protection if viewing through an eyepiece. Eye protection will be provided.
4. Attendance is limited to 25 visitors
5. Visitors are requested to share tracking information: name, phone/email, address, vaccination status

Public Sky Observing of the young Moon – 9.8 days after New Moon, planets Venus, Mercury, Mars, bright stars, double stars, and more by telescope with guidance members of the Rochester Astronomy Club.

Moon on Friday May 21st evening

Credit: NASA Scientific Visualization Studio

Moon first quarter Fridays: 1/22, 2/19, 3/19, 4/16, 5/21, 6/18, 7/16, 8/13, 9/10, 10/15, 11/12, 12/10.


In the Sky May/2021, Phases of the Moon 2021, Holidays 2021


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Month Day DoW Start End ☽ age Planets
May 15 Sat 9:00 11:00 3.8 ☿,♀,♂
May 21 Fri 9:30 11:30 9.8 ☿,♀,♂
Jun 12 Sat 9:45 11:45 2.4 ♀,♂
Jun 18 Fri 9:45 11:45 8.4 ♀,♂
Jul 10 Sat 9:30 11:30 1.0 ♀,♂,♄
Jul 16 Fri 9:30 11:30 7.0 ♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 7 Sat 8:30 10:30 29.0 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 13 Fri 8:30 10:30 5.7 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Sep 4 Sat 7:30 9:30 27.5 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Sep 10 Fri 7:30 9:30 4.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 94 Sat 7 9 4.0 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 15 Fri 7 9 10.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Nov 12 Fri 6 8 8.9 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Dec 10 Fri 6 8 7.4 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
event May 15 previous next June 12

Day upper index4 means 4 weeks gap instead of regular 3 weeks.
☿ – Mercury, ♀ – Venus, ♂ – Mars, ♃ – Jupiter, ♄ – Saturn, ⛢ – Uranus, ♆ – Neptune,

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Jun
8
Tue
Rochester Astronomy Club Monthly Meeting – 2021 @ Zoom Virtual Meeting
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Rochester Astronomy Club meets on the second Tuesday of each month. Until further notice, the monthly club meetings are being held virtually via Zoom. You must register for the 2021 series of meetings using the link below to attend. The meetings are free and open to the public.

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtceCgrTstH9UgEn0LU-0O5AIb8zhUoFol

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Jun
12
Sat
Public Sky Observing 2021-06/12 @ Root River Park
Jun 12 @ 9:45 pm – 11:45 pm

Public Sky Observing of the young Moon – 2.4 days after New Moon, planets Venus, Mars, bright stars, double stars, and more by telescope with guidance members of the Rochester Astronomy Club.

Moon on Friday May 21st evening

Credit: NASA Scientific Visualization Studio

Moon first quarter Fridays: 1/22, 2/19, 3/19, 4/16, 5/21, 6/18, 7/16, 8/13, 9/10, 10/15, 11/12, 12/10.


In the Sky June/2021, Phases of the Moon 2021, Holidays 2021


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Month Day DoW Start End ☽ age Planets
May 15 Sat 9:00 11:00 3.8 ☿,♀,♂
May 21 Fri 9:30 11:30 9.8 ☿,♀,♂
Jun 12 Sat 9:45 11:45 2.4 ♀,♂
Jun 18 Fri 9:45 11:45 8.4 ♀,♂
Jul 10 Sat 9:30 11:30 1.0 ♀,♂,♄
Jul 16 Fri 9:30 11:30 7.0 ♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 7 Sat 8:30 10:30 29.0 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 13 Fri 8:30 10:30 5.7 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Sep 4 Sat 7:30 9:30 27.5 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Sep 10 Fri 7:30 9:30 4.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 94 Sat 7 9 4.0 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 15 Fri 7 9 10.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Nov 12 Fri 6 8 8.9 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Dec 10 Fri 6 8 7.4 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
event May 21 previous next June 18

Day upper index4 means 4 weeks gap instead of regular 3 weeks.
☿ – Mercury, ♀ – Venus, ♂ – Mars, ♃ – Jupiter, ♄ – Saturn, ⛢ – Uranus, ♆ – Neptune,

Jun
18
Fri
Public Sky Observing 2021-06/18 @ Watson Soccer Field
Jun 18 @ 9:45 am – 11:45 am

Public Sky Observing of the young Moon – 8.4 days after New Moon, planets Venus, Mars, bright stars, double stars, and more by telescope with guidance members of the Rochester Astronomy Club.

Moon on Friday May 21st evening

Credit: NASA Scientific Visualization Studio

Moon first quarter Fridays: 1/22, 2/19, 3/19, 4/16, 5/21, 6/18, 7/16, 8/13, 9/10, 10/15, 11/12, 12/10.


In the Sky May/2021, Phases of the Moon 2021, Holidays 2021


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Month Day DoW Start End ☽ age Planets
May 15 Sat 9:00 11:00 3.8 ☿,♀,♂
May 21 Fri 9:30 11:30 9.8 ☿,♀,♂
Jun 12 Sat 9:45 11:45 2.4 ♀,♂
Jun 18 Fri 9:45 11:45 8.4 ♀,♂
Jul 10 Sat 9:30 11:30 1.0 ♀,♂,♄
Jul 16 Fri 9:30 11:30 7.0 ♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 7 Sat 8:30 10:30 29.0 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 13 Fri 8:30 10:30 5.7 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Sep 4 Sat 7:30 9:30 27.5 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Sep 10 Fri 7:30 9:30 4.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 94 Sat 7 9 4.0 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 15 Fri 7 9 10.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Nov 12 Fri 6 8 8.9 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Dec 10 Fri 6 8 7.4 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
event June 12 previous next July 10

Day upper index4 means 4 weeks gap instead of regular 3 weeks.
☿ – Mercury, ♀ – Venus, ♂ – Mars, ♃ – Jupiter, ♄ – Saturn, ⛢ – Uranus, ♆ – Neptune,

Jul
10
Sat
Public Sky Observing 2021-07/10 @ Root River Park
Jul 10 @ 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Public Sky Observing of the young Moon – 1 day after New Moon, planets Venus, Mars, Saturn, bright stars, double stars, and more by telescope with guidance members of the Rochester Astronomy Club.

Moon on Saturday July 10th evening

Credit: NASA Scientific Visualization Studio

Moon first quarter Fridays: 1/22, 2/19, 3/19, 4/16, 5/21, 6/18, 7/16, 8/13, 9/10, 10/15, 11/12, 12/10.


In the Sky May/2021, Phases of the Moon 2021, Holidays 2021


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Month Day DoW Start End ☽ age Planets
May 15 Sat 9:00 11:00 3.8 ☿,♀,♂
May 21 Fri 9:30 11:30 9.8 ☿,♀,♂
Jun 12 Sat 9:45 11:45 2.4 ♀,♂
Jun 18 Fri 9:45 11:45 8.4 ♀,♂
Jul 10 Sat 9:30 11:30 1.0 ♀,♂,♄
Jul 16 Fri 9:30 11:30 7.0 ♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 7 Sat 8:30 10:30 29.0 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 13 Fri 8:30 10:30 5.7 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Sep 4 Sat 7:30 9:30 27.5 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Sep 10 Fri 7:30 9:30 4.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 94 Sat 7 9 4.0 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 15 Fri 7 9 10.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Nov 12 Fri 6 8 8.9 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Dec 10 Fri 6 8 7.4 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
event June 18 previous next July 16

Day upper index4 means 4 weeks gap instead of regular 3 weeks.
☿ – Mercury, ♀ – Venus, ♂ – Mars, ♃ – Jupiter, ♄ – Saturn, ⛢ – Uranus, ♆ – Neptune,

Jul
13
Tue
Rochester Astronomy Club Monthly Meeting – 2021 @ Zoom Virtual Meeting
Jul 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Rochester Astronomy Club meets on the second Tuesday of each month. Until further notice, the monthly club meetings are being held virtually via Zoom. You must register for the 2021 series of meetings using the link below to attend. The meetings are free and open to the public.

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtceCgrTstH9UgEn0LU-0O5AIb8zhUoFol

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Jul
16
Fri
Public Sky Observing 2021-07/16 @ Watson Soccer Field
Jul 16 @ 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Public Sky Observing of the young Moon – 7 days after New Moon, planets Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, bright stars, double stars, and more by telescope with guidance members of the Rochester Astronomy Club.

Moon on Saturday July 16th evening

Credit: NASA Scientific Visualization Studio

Moon first quarter Fridays: 1/22, 2/19, 3/19, 4/16, 5/21, 6/18, 7/16, 8/13, 9/10, 10/15, 11/12, 12/10.


In the Sky May/2021, Phases of the Moon 2021, Holidays 2021


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Month Day DoW Start End ☽ age Planets
May 15 Sat 9:00 11:00 3.8 ☿,♀,♂
May 21 Fri 9:30 11:30 9.8 ☿,♀,♂
Jun 12 Sat 9:45 11:45 2.4 ♀,♂
Jun 18 Fri 9:45 11:45 8.4 ♀,♂
Jul 10 Sat 9:30 11:30 1.0 ♀,♂,♄
Jul 16 Fri 9:30 11:30 7.0 ♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 7 Sat 8:30 10:30 29.0 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 13 Fri 8:30 10:30 5.7 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Sep 4 Sat 7:30 9:30 27.5 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Sep 10 Fri 7:30 9:30 4.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 94 Sat 7 9 4.0 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 15 Fri 7 9 10.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Nov 12 Fri 6 8 8.9 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Dec 10 Fri 6 8 7.4 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
event July 10 previous next August 7

Day upper index4 means 4 weeks gap instead of regular 3 weeks.
☿ – Mercury, ♀ – Venus, ♂ – Mars, ♃ – Jupiter, ♄ – Saturn, ⛢ – Uranus, ♆ – Neptune,

Aug
7
Sat
Public Sky Observing 2021-08/07 @ Root River Park
Aug 7 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Public Sky Observing planets Venus, Mercury, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, bright stars, double stars, and more by telescope with guidance members of the Rochester Astronomy Club.

Moon on Saturday August 7th evening is not visible

Credit: NASA Scientific Visualization Studio

Moon first quarter Fridays: 1/22, 2/19, 3/19, 4/16, 5/21, 6/18, 7/16, 8/13, 9/10, 10/15, 11/12, 12/10.


In the Sky May/2021, Phases of the Moon 2021, Holidays 2021


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Month Day DoW Start End ☽ age Planets
May 15 Sat 9:00 11:00 3.8 ☿,♀,♂
May 21 Fri 9:30 11:30 9.8 ☿,♀,♂
Jun 12 Sat 9:45 11:45 2.4 ♀,♂
Jun 18 Fri 9:45 11:45 8.4 ♀,♂
Jul 10 Sat 9:30 11:30 1.0 ♀,♂,♄
Jul 16 Fri 9:30 11:30 7.0 ♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 7 Sat 8:30 10:30 29.0 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Aug 13 Fri 8:30 10:30 5.7 ☿,♀,♂,♃,♄,⛢
Sep 4 Sat 7:30 9:30 27.5 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Sep 10 Fri 7:30 9:30 4.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 94 Sat 7 9 4.0 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Oct 15 Fri 7 9 10.4 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Nov 12 Fri 6 8 8.9 ♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
Dec 10 Fri 6 8 7.4 ☿,♀,♃,♄,♆,⛢
event July 16 previous next August 13

Day upper index4 means 4 weeks gap instead of regular 3 weeks.
☿ – Mercury, ♀ – Venus, ♂ – Mars, ♃ – Jupiter, ♄ – Saturn, ⛢ – Uranus, ♆ – Neptune,

Aug
10
Tue
Rochester Astronomy Club Monthly Meeting – 2021 @ Zoom Virtual Meeting
Aug 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Rochester Astronomy Club meets on the second Tuesday of each month. Until further notice, the monthly club meetings are being held virtually via Zoom. You must register for the 2021 series of meetings using the link below to attend. The meetings are free and open to the public.

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtceCgrTstH9UgEn0LU-0O5AIb8zhUoFol

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.