Public Sky Observing 2021-12/10

When:
December 10, 2021 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2021-12-10T18:00:00-06:00
2021-12-10T20:00:00-06:00
Where:
To Oxbow Park
5731 County Rd 105 NW
Byron
MN 55920
Cost:
Free

Public Sky Observing of the young Moon – 7.4 days after New Moon, planets Venus, Mercury, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, bright stars, double stars, and more by telescope with guidance members of the Rochester Astronomy Club.

Masks are mandatory inside of the Nature Center classroom. COVID-19 vaccination is recommended for all attendees.

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Map of the newly realigned County Road 105 (yellow) to the Oxbow Park & Zollman Zoo

To Oxbow ZOO take CR5 from Byron, turn right to CR4 Valleyhigh Rd and then turn on second to left to newly realigned CR105 to ZOO.


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 December/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 November 12 previous next January 07 / 2022

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