Public Sky Observing 2022-01/07

When:
January 7, 2022 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2022-01-07T18:00:00-06:00
2022-01-07T20:00:00-06:00
Where:
Oxbow Park
5731 County Rd 105 NW
Byron MN 55920
Cost:
Free

Public Sky Observing of the young Moon – 4.4 days after New Moon, planets 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.

Reload this page before you leave to the event. Event can be cancelled in case of cloudy weather or another reason.

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.

Moon on Friday January 7th evening

Credit: NASA Scientific Visualization Studio

moon-phase-calendar-2022

Moon first quarter Fridays: 1/7, 2/4, 3/11, 4/8, 5/6, 6/3, 7/8, 8/5, 9/2, 9/30, 11/4, 12/2.


In the Sky January/2022, Phases of the Moon 2022, Holidays 2022


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2022 Public Sky Observing Plan
Month Day DoW Sunset Start End ☽ age Planets
Jan 07 Fri 16:49 6 7:30 5.8 ☿,♀,♄,♃,♆,⛢
Feb 04 Fri 17:25 6:30 8 4.1 ♃,♆,⛢
Mar 11 Fri 18:11 7 8:30 8.8
Apr 08 Fri 19:46 8:30 10:30 7.2
Apr 30 Sat 20:12 9:00 11:00 0.3
May 06 Fri 20:19 9 11 5.7 ☿ A.Day:5/7
May 28 Sat 20:43 9:30 11:30 28.3
Jun 03 Fri 20:48 9:30 11:30 4.2
Jul 02 Sat 20:56 9:45 11:45 3.7
Jul 08 Fri 20:54 9:45 11:45 9.5
Jul 30 Sat 20:36 9 11 2.2 ☿,♄
Aug 05 Fri 20:29 9 11 8.1
Aug 27 Sat 19:54 8:30 10:30 0.8 ♄,♆,♃
Sep 02 Fri 19:44 8:30 10:30 6.7 ☿,♄,♆,♃
Sep 24 Sat 19:04 8 10 28.8 ♄,♆,♃
Sep 30 Fri 18:53 7:30 9:30 5.3 ♄,♆,♃,⛢ A.Day:10/1
Nov 04 Fri 17:56 6:30 8 11.4 ♄,♆,♃,⛢
Dec 02 Fri 16:33 6 7:30 10.0 ☿,♀,♄,♆,♃,⛢,♂-opo12/8
Dec 30 Fri 16:41 6 7:30 8.4 ☿,♀,♄,♆,♃,⛢,♂ CANCELED
event December 10 2021 previous next February 4

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

Color code
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