Public Night Sky Observing

June 22, 2018 @ 10:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Watson Soccer field
1000 Essex Pkwy NW
Rochester, MN 55901

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

Observing will be on parking North of the Soccer fields at Essex Pkwy; near West River Pkwy NW and 41st ST NW

For last minute announcements follow up Rochester Astronomy Club (RAC) facebook page

General public is welcome.

Attention: There will be Public Sky Observing on Saturday 6/23 at Salem Glen Winery

Phase of the Moon

Credit: NASA Scientific Visualization Studio

virtual sky: 10:00 PM, 10:00 PM with AZ grid, 11 PM , 11 PM with EQ grid, green meridian

Jovian moon events over night (CDT):

Fri Jun 22 2018 21:32:26: Io begins transit
1 transit, 1 shadow:
Fri Jun 22 2018 22:18:26: Io's shadow appears
Fri Jun 22 2018 23:28:26: Io ends transit
Sat Jun 23 2018 00:35:26: Io's shadow disappears

Hourly forecast for Friday 2018/6/22