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Projected Eclipse of 2017 from Syracuse

Sunday, June 4th, 2017

Here is a screen shot from an astronomy app for how the eclipse will appear from Syracuse, pending clear skies of course!

Jupiter-Venus Conjuction Tonight (Saturday)

Saturday, August 27th, 2016

Look West after sunset for a close pairing of Jupiter and Venus!

Observing Tonight (Saturday July 2nd)

Saturday, July 2nd, 2016

At DHO after last night’s weather postponement.

Transit of Mercury 2016

Sunday, April 10th, 2016

Monday morning May 9th, the planet Mercury will pass in front of the sun for about 6 hours.

Assuming we have clear skies, it should be visible in its entirety.

Public Observing Session Friday April 8th

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

At Darling Hill Observatory starting at 7:00 PM

In the event of inclement weather, we will go over operation of the telescope.