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Smash Hit Observing Session at DHO Last Night

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

About 8 scopes and 20 or so members/public viewed the heavens last night at DHO.

The soon to be repaired (still about $500 short) chart room was toured. Hoping that we’ll have use of the big scope back by the October 21st observing session.

Two Eclipse Articles of Note: Weather and Video Streams

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Info for watching the eclipse that members might find useful:

Online Viewing Opportunities

Weather Projections – hope it’s correct for CNY!

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.