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The Clear Sky Chart for Kingston, Ontario:
Clear Sky Chart
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Upcoming Meetings and Events

All our meetings are free and open to the general public, so come on out and enjoy.
When you're ready to take the plunge, become a member.
See also the Queen's University Astronomy Research Group Seminar Schedule

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:30
David Levy Speaking to RASC Belleville and Kingston Centres
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Monday, September 16, 2019 - 11:00 to Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 11:00
Science Literacy Week 2019
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Friday, September 27, 2019 - 14:00 to Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 11:00
Fall'N'Stars 2019
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L&A Dark Sky Viewing Area

L&A Dark Sky Viewing Area
Disclaimer: *not* an RASC-KC event but astronomical nonetheless. 
Witness the 'Spring Sky' at the Lennox & Addington Dark Sky Viewing Area on 2018 Friday May 11th & Saturday May 12th at 9:30pm (weather permitting).
Leading a laser-guided tour of the night sky will be dark sky enthusiast, Joe Gilker.
Joe will be pointing out the Spring Zodiac constellations and allow visitors to take a peek through his telescope to view Jupiter, the Hercules Cluster and the Beehive Cluster.
 

Ewan Public Lecture Monday 2018 March 05

From https://www.cparc.ca/
**Note** This is not a RASC-KC event, but rather an Astronomy event we'd like you to know about.
As part of our George & Maureen Ewan Public Lecture Series, co-winner of the 2017 Nobel Prize for Physics Prof. Barry Barish (Caltech/LIGO) will be speaking about the new age of gravitational wave astronomy at the Isabel Bader Concert Hall on March 5th 2018 at 7:30pm.
 

Fall'N'Stars 2018

For more information please see the soon-to-be-updated website at
http://rascbelleville.ca/fallnstars/
Fall'N'Stars 2018
Friday September 07 to Sunday September 09, 2018 
Vanderwater Conservation Area Boy Scout Camping Area, Thomasburg, Ontario
 
Welcome to Fall'N'Stars 2018, a gathering of amateur astronomers in Eastern Ontario held annually at the Camp Sagonaska Boy Scout Camp north of Belleville Ontario.

Membership Survey Coming Soon

The RASC Kingston Centre will be surveying its members in the near future.
It will be in the form of an email from surveymonkey with a web link invitation to participate in an online, short survey.
We also intend to publish the questions in an upcoming issue of Regulus, our newsletter, for those who wish to participate by paper.
You should be receiving the request in late March / early April.
 

Total Lunar Eclipse Wednesday 2018 January 31

There will be a total lunar eclipse on the morning of Wednesday 2018 January 31st.
Unfortunately, Kingston Ontario Canada will only be able to see the beginning of the event as the moon sets in the west.
From https://www.timeanddate.com/eclipse/in/canada/kingston
 

TimePhase DirectionAltitude

5:51 amWed, Jan 31
 
Penumbral Eclipse beginsThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
279°

 
14.8°

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