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Moon Phases & Astronomy for June 2022

Moon Phases & Astronomy for June 2022

Happy June and the “unofficial” start of Summer! Memorial Day is winding down and we’re all looking forward to warmer weather this summer – Starting with the Summer Solstice on June 21st! The summer solstice occurs when the Sun and Earth are…

May 2022 Moon Phases, Meteor Showers, Eclipses, and More!

May 2022 Moon Phases, Meteor Showers, Eclipses, and More!

Happy May Day 2022! May is an exciting month in the skies – and a great time to get outdoors in the warm weather! On May 16th a Total Lunar Eclipse will be visible in the Americas, Eastern Europe, and…

April 2022 Moon Phases & More

April 2022 Moon Phases & More

April, the first full month of Spring 2022, is here – bringing with it green plants and crocus flowers up here in the northern US. We have five moon phases in April in the Eastern Time Zones – including two…

March 2022 Moon Phases, Equinox, and More

March 2022 Moon Phases, Equinox, and More

Beware the Ides of March! March 2022 finally brings us to Spring here in the Northern Hemisphere. We have one meteor shower, but many conjunctions! March will be a great month for astrophotography. Keep reading to learn about March’s Moon…

February 2022 Moon Phases & More

February 2022 Moon Phases & More

February 2022 is more quiet than other months, but there are a handful of very valuable astrophotography opportunities this month! The last week of February, as the moon wanes and gets closer to its new phase, four planets will be…


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