Public Observing Schedule and Updates
Status Update for next MTS: Forecast for Sunday night looks good, as of early Friday morning!
Please join us for the next Meet the Stars event at the IU South Bend observatory:
- Date:Sunday, April 29
- Meeting Time: 9:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
- Meeting Location: …observatory at 9:30…
The meeting location is indicated on the map below. Please note, though, that Greenlawn Hall has been razed. That location is now actually a green lawn. Before coming, please be sure to check the top of this page for status updates in case we need to cancel.
Planned Viewing Objects: Moon, Jupiter, star clusters
This is a public event, and all are welcome!Previous MTS Events:
- 2016: Oct. 7 (Saturn, when it emerged from the clouds); Sept. 2 (Saturn, Mars, Wild Duck Cluster [M11], Ring Nebula [M57]); Aug. 22 (Saturn, Mars, Great Cluster in Hercules [M13], Wild Duck Cluster [M11], Ring Nebula [M57]); July 22 (Jupiter, Saturn, M13, M57); Apr. 13 (Moon, Jupiter);
- 2015: Sept. 27 (Full Eclipse of Harvest Moon); June 30 (Conjunction of Jupiter and Venus)
- 2014: Aug. 28; July 25; June 26