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Astronomy Club June events

ASTRONOMY COLUMN

June EVENTS:

The next club meeting on 3rd in the Maturango Museum at 7:30 PM. The program this month will be a discussion of the Aurora. Please bring pictures or comments you want to make.

Star parties: June 7th : Brown road star party. 8 PM

CELESTIAL CALENDAR

1. Mercury starts the month low in the morning sky but moves to the evening sky at the end of the month.

2. Venus reaches superior conjunction on June 4th and is too close to the sun to be visible this month.

3. The rest of the planets are all in the morning sky all month. Starting from the eastern horizon they are Jupiter, Uranus, Mars, Neptune and Saturn. Note: Mercury joins them the first few days of the month and is just 7’ apart.

4. The summer solstice occurs on June 20th.

Please visit us at our website ChinaLakeAstro.org.

For more information, contact the CL Astronomical Society at 760-446-0454