Monthly Astronomy for November 2020. Read more about this month's moon phases, lunar eclipse, and meteor showers at WildHemlock.com!

After the astronomically busy Halloween, November 2020 starts off the colder months with a bang. This month’s full moon gives us a prenumbral lunar eclipse, while Jupiter, Saturn, and the Moon give us a show on the 19th. Even if the weather is cold, hopefully that means clear night skies for stargazing!Read More

Monthly Astronomy for October 2020 by WildHemlock.com! Learn more about the Harvest Moon and Blue Moon this month on Halloween!

October starts with the year’s Harvest Moon, the closest full moon to the Autumn Equinox. Halloween 2020 will be illuminated with a Blue Moon, the second full moon of this month. Even if you cannot attend the usual autumn festivities in person, there are plenty of celestial celebrations to watch at night.Read More

Monthly Astronomy for September 2020. Learn more about moon phases, eclipses, meteor showers, planetary alignments, and other astronomical phenomena at WildHemlock.com

September 2020 ends the warm summer but beautiful autumn leaves are right around the corner. In the northern hemisphere, Fall begins on September 22nd. The Piscid Meteor Shower peaks on the 21st, and there are great astrophotography opportunities on the 11th & 25th!Read More

Monthly Astronomy for August 2020, learn more at WildHemlock.Com!

After the excitement of the NEOWISE Comet, August brings us a meteor shower encore. Most notably, the Perseid Meteor Shower will be at its peak during the early mornings of August 11th – 13th, but will be viewable for the week before and after. That’s not all! August is packed with great astrophotography opportunities.Read More

Monthly Astronomy for July 2020. The Full Moon, New Moon, Eclipses, Solstices, and more! Learn more at WildHemlock.com!

This month is full of meteor showers and even another lunar eclipse! We appear to be in eclipse season as we add another one to last month’s two. On July 5th, the full moon will enter a penumbral lunar eclipse. The Earth will be at Aphelion to celebrate Independence day on the 4th of July. There’s much more phenomena to discover in the night skies in July 2020.Read More

Monthly Astronomy for June 2020. Learn more at WildHemlock.com!

June 2020 is chalk full of astronomical phenomena! The summer solstice of the northern hemisphere happens this month, as well as a meteor shower, and two eclipses! This is a great time for astrophotography or simply admiring the cosmos.Read More