Banner images: Rosette, Pleiades by Malcolm Park; Fox Fur by Rick Wagner.
*ANNULAR SOLAR ECLIPSE 2023 October 14
*TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE OVER KINGSTON Monday 2024 April 8
* SOLAR ECLIPSE Map
* SOLAR ECLIPSE TimeandDate
Summary of Sky Events, by Rick Wagner
27 May – First Quarter Moon
02 Jun - Mars 0.1º S of Beehive
03 Jun - Full Moon 23:42EDT
04 Jun - Venus at greatest elongation east (GEE)
06 Jun - minor planet 11 Parthenope at opposition (mag 9.3)
10 Jun - Last Quarter Moon
12 Jun - Lunar X visible near crater Curtiss
14 Jun - Jupiter 1.5º right of Moon shortly before sunrise
16 Jun - very old very thin crescent Moon visible low in the NE ~45min before sunrise
16 Jun - minor planet 20 Massalia at opposition (mag 9.9)
17 Jun - L&A Dark Sky Viewing Area: Astrophotographers Assemble (group astrophotography session)
18 Jun - New Moon 00:37EDT
18 Jun - North Frontenac Star Gazing Pad: The Nearest Star: Our Sun (13:00-16:00, Father’s Day)
21 Jun - summer solstice 10:58EDT - the Sun is as far north as it gets and begins moving southward again, astronomical summer begins.
23&24 Jun - L&A Dark Sky Viewing Area: Laser-guided star tour (22:00, reserve in advance)
26 Jun - First Quarter Moon
SCGO All-sky Camera
Night Sky This Month (space.com)
Check out the RASC's Astroimaging Galleries on Zenfolio and see what members have been doing in the RASC Astroimaging Certificate program.
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