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2019 General Meetings: Jan 11, Feb 8, Mar 8, Apr 12, May 10, Sep 13, Oct 11, Nov 8

2019 Mingo Star Parties: Apr 27; May 24 & 25; Jun 21 & 22; Jul 12 & 13; Aug 9 & 10; Sep 20 & 21; Oct 25 & 26; Nov 9

2019 Wagman Star Parties: Jan 20 (Total Lunar Eclipse); Apr 13 & 27; May 17 & 18; Jun 7 & 8; Jul 12, & 13; Aug 9 & 10; Sep 6, 7 & 21; Oct 5 & 19; Nov 2

2020 General Meetings: Jan 10, Feb 14, Mar 13, Apr 10, May 8, Sep 11, Oct 9, Nov 13

2020 Mingo Star Parties: Apr 24 & 25; May 15 & 16; Jun 19 & 20; Jul 17 & 18; Aug 7 & 8; Sep 11 & 12; Oct 23 & 24; Nov 14

2020 Wagman Star Parties: Apr 3 & 4; May 1, 2, 29 & 30; Jun 26 & 27; Jul 24 & 25; Aug 21 & 22; Sep 5 & 26; Oct 10 & 24; Nov 7

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Wagman Star Party 6:15 pm
Wagman Star Party
Nov 2 @ 6:15 pm – 11:45 pm
For more information, please visit our Star Party link at: http://wp.3ap.org/resources/star-parties/Wagman Observatory Phone: (724)224-2510For Moonset, Moonrise, and Sunset times, please visit the Time and Date website at:https://www.timeanddate.com/
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Taurids Meteor Shower
Taurids Meteor Shower
Nov 5 – Nov 6 all-day
November 5-6 – Taurids Meteor Shower. The Taurids is a long-running minor meteor shower producing only about 5-10 meteors per hour. It is unusual in that it consists of two separate streams. The first is[...]
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AAAP Meeting 7:30 pm
AAAP Meeting
Nov 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
General Business Meeting Guest speaker and topic: Annual Kevin J. Brunelle Astrophotography Contest
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Mingo Star Party 6:00 pm
Mingo Star Party
Nov 9 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
For more information, please visit our Star Party link at: https://3ap.org/resources/star-parties/Mingo Observatory Phone: (724)348-6150Please Note: There will be NO solar observing today.For Moonset, Moonrise, and Sunset times, please visit the Time and Date website at:https://www.timeanddate.com/
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Rare Transit of Mercury Across the Sun
Rare Transit of Mercury Across the Sun
Nov 11 all-day
November 11 – Rare Transit of Mercury Across the Sun. The planet Mercury will move directly between the Earth and the Sun. Viewers with telescopes and approved solar filters will be able to observe the[...]
Rare Mercury Transit Party (Mingo Observatory) 7:30 am
Rare Mercury Transit Party (Mingo Observatory)
Nov 11 @ 7:30 am – 1:30 pm
Mingo Observatory will be open to watch the Mercury Transit using it’s safe solar viewing telescope. Additional Info: Rare Transit of Mercury Across the Sun – The planet Mercury will move directly between the Earth[...]
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Full Moon
Full Moon
Nov 12 all-day
November 12 – Full Moon. The Moon will be located on the opposite side of the Earth as the Sun and its face will be will be fully illuminated. This phase occurs at 13:36 UTC.[...]
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Leonids Meteor Shower
Leonids Meteor Shower
Nov 17 – Nov 18 all-day
November 17-18 – Leonids Meteor Shower. The Leonids is an average shower producing up to 15 meteors per hour at its peak. This shower is unique in that it has a cyclonic peak about every[...]
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Conjunction of Venus and Jupiter
Conjunction of Venus and Jupiter
Nov 24 all-day
November 24 – Conjunction of Venus and Jupiter. A conjunction of Venus and Jupiter will be visible on November 24. The two bright planets will be visible within 1.4 degrees of each other in the[...]
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New Moon
New Moon
Nov 26 all-day
November 26 – New Moon. The Moon will located on the same side of the Earth as the Sun and will not be visible in the night sky. This phase occurs at 15:06 UTC. This[...]
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Mercury at Greatest Western Elongation
Mercury at Greatest Western Elongation
Nov 28 all-day
November 28 – Mercury at Greatest Western Elongation. The planet Mercury reaches greatest western elongation of 20.1 degrees from the Sun. This is the best time to view Mercury since it will be at its[...]
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