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Regular Meeting RASC-KC

The Regular Meeting of the Kingston Astronomy Club aka The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada - Kingston Centre, is Thursday 2019 September 12th at 7pm
Kingston Centre meetings are held in Mackintosh-Corry Hall Room D216 (note change from last year!!!)  on Queen's University Campus.Parking is free after 5 p.m. on the Mackintosh-Corry Parking Lot nearby (access from Union Street near Frontenac St).
This month's meeting (7-9pm) agenda includes: 

  • Welcome & Introductions - Rick
  • Upcoming Events – Sky Events Sept-Oct 2019 – Rick
  • 10 Sep – Neptune at opposition
  • 13 Sep – nearly Full Moon rising at Sunset
  • 14 Sep – Full Moon
  • 23 Sep – Autumn Equinox 03:50EDT
  • 26&27 Sep – crescent Moon in zodiacal light in dawn sky
  • 27+ Sep – Uranus visible naked eye for next 2 weeks
  • 28 Sep – New Moon
  • 28 Sep – minor planet 21 Lutetia at opposition
  • 30 Sep – ideal Algol minimum
  • 5 Oct – Werner Lunar X visible ~2300EDT
  • 7-9 Oct – Draconid/Giacobinid meteor shower (Moon inteferes)
  • 10 Oct - S Taurid meteor shower (Moon interferes)

 

  • Agenda:
  • Welcome
  • Introductions
  • Upcoming Events
  • Fall'n'Stars
  • Library Update
  • Break
  • Door prizes
  • Observing reports

 

  • Next meeting: Thursday 2019 October 10th, 7pm, MacCorry Hall D216.

An informal  group of us meet regularly for dinner before the meeting – starting between 4:30 and 5:00PM until about 6:30 at the Sports Tap and Grill, Queen's Inn on Brock between Wellington and Bagot. Please join us! 

MeetingDate: 

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 19:00 EDT

MeetingDate: 
Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 19:00 to 21:00

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