Jupiter at Opposition - Sun 16th Jun 2019
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.
Latest Event - Saturn at OppositionStart date: Wed 10th Jul 2019
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 EclipseStart 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.
Coming Up - MCAS – One Giant LeapStart date: Sun 21st Jul 2019
A celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Man’s First Moonwalk, 21 July 2019.
A major event by Macarthur Astronomical Society and One Giant Leap Australia (OGLA).
OGLA will introduce six NASA/JPL Scientists to discuss many STEM Topics. The Scientists are: Tom Nolan, Shannon
McConnell, Debra Brice, Rachel Zimmerman Brachman, Christine Fuller, Dr. Mike Malaska.
The iconic movie “The Dish” (featuring Parkes Radio Telescope) will be shown.
Members can book now to avoid disappointment!
Western Sydney University, Campbelltown Campus
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