Francis Park Stargazing Stargazing sessions at Francis Park weather permitting. Anyone interested is welcome to join us. Bring your observing gear or just stop by and take a look. Event canceled for clouds or inclement weather. DIRECTIONS: Highway 40 or 44 to Hampton Ave South. Go South on Hampton to Eichelberger Ave. Turn RIGHT on Eichelberger Ave. Turn RIGHT on Tamm Ave. We set up at Tamm & Itaska in the park.
On May 23, 2012:
Sunset: 20:13; Civil twilight ends: 20:44; Astronomical twilight ends: 22:04; At 20:44, Venus and a 8% illuminated crescent moon is very low in the W; Mars is high in the S; Saturn is in the SE. Auriga, Gemini are in the W; Leo, Ursa Major are high in the sky; Bootes and Hercules are in the E; Virgo in the SE.
- 9:30 PM
Francis Park [Outreach Site],
Tamm Ave at Itaska Street,