Upcoming Meetings: Meetings held at the ASU Global Immersion Center
(formerly the Planetarium)
on the 1st Monday each month starting at 7pm.


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Points of Interest, Angelo Astronomy Activities  and  Other Sky  Events
>>>>>>>>>>> August - December 2017 <<<<<<<<<<

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June 2 -- Venus Passes 1.8 Degrees From Uranus

June 3 -- Venus At Its Greatest Western Elongation (46 Degrees)

June 3-4 -- Dawn of Private Space Science Symposium, New York, New York

June 5 -- Regular meeting of San Angelo Astronomy Assn, ASU Planetarium, 7:00pm

June 9 -- Full Moon

June 17 (Sat) -- Stars at the State Park, 8pm-10:30pm, San Angelo State Park Amphitheatre

June 24 -- New Moon

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July 3 -- No Regular Meeting for Angelo Astronomy, Earth At Aphelion (1.017 AU From Sun)

July 4 -- Independence Day Holiday

July 8 -- Full Moon

July 23 -- New Moon

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Aug 7 -- Regular meeting of San Angelo Astronomy Assn, ASU Planetarium, 7:00pm

Aug 7 -- Full Moon

Aug 7-9 -- Starship Congress 2017, Monterey, CA

Aug 21 -- Total Solar Eclipse, New Moon. SAAA observing areas at the Stephens Central Library and ASU Planetarium Parking Lot, Eclipse starts around 1130am, peaks at 1:02pm.

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Sep 2 -- Mercury Passes 4.1 Degrees from Mars

Sept 4 -- No Regular Meeting for Angelo Astronomy, Labor Day Holiday

Sept 6 -- Full Moon

Sep 12 - Mercury At Its Greatest Western Elongation (18 Degrees)

Sep 15 -- Cassini to Impact Saturn -- Following a distant encounter with Titan, the spacecraft's path will be bent so that it dives into the planet. When Cassini makes its final plunge into Saturn's atmosphere, it will send data from several instruments - most notably, data on the atmosphere's composition -- until its signal is lost.

Sept 20 -- New Moon

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Oct 5 -- Full Moon

Oct 19 -- New Moon

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Nov 4 -- Full Moon

Nov 18 -- New Moon

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Dec 3 -- Full Moon

Dec 18 -- New Moon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(All times for Central Time Zone unless noted)

 

 

 

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