Latest Event - Jupiter at Opposition

Start date: Sun 16th Jun 2019    

Jupiter, May 16th 2018 by Andy Casely
Celestron C14, Celestron CGX-L mount, ZWO ASI290MM, Astronomik RGB filters, ZWO EFW Mini filter wheel, Meade 2x Barlow.

Jupiter is at opposition today which means it’s the ideal time for photographing this planet, with the largest apparent size for Earth based observers.

Coming Up - Saturn at Opposition

Start date: Wed 10th Jul 2019    

Saturn by Niall MacNeill (Celestron 14″ Edge HD + ZWO174mm)

Saturn is at opposition today which means it’s the ideal time for photographing this planet, with the largest apparent size for Earth based observers.

Coming Up - Partial Lunar Eclipse

Start date: Wed 17th Jul 2019    

Although not quite as dramatic as a full lunar eclipse, the partial eclipse will be visible in the early morning for observers across Australia. Check here for more detailed information closer to the date.

Upcoming Events

Jupiter at Opposition - Sun 16th Jun 2019
Saturn at Opposition - Wed 10th Jul 2019
Partial Lunar Eclipse - Wed 17th Jul 2019
MCAS – One Giant Leap - Sun 21st Jul 2019
QLD Astrofest – July/August 2019 - Fri 26th Jul 2019
Occultation of Saturn - Mon 12th Aug 2019
Occultation of Saturn - Sun 8th Sep 2019
Hunter Valley Star Party (NSAS) - Thu 26th Sep 2019
Great Sydney Total Solar Eclipse 2028 - Sat 22nd Jul 2028

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