The Sky This Month for August 17 to September 14, 2016

Publish date: 
Thursday, August 18, 2016

The Sky This Month for the period of August 17 to September 14, 2016 was presented by Chris Vaughan at the RAN Meeting on August 17. Below is a PDF document containing all the information presented, and more.

Some Headlines:

Aug 19 eve – Asteroidal Occultation over Toronto

Aug 27 – Venus / Jupiter 6’ apart!

Aug 25 am – 3rd Quarter Moon occults Gamma Gem

Sept 2 – Neptune reaches opposition

Sep 8 – Lunar X (starts in twilight)

Sept 8 – Osiris-Rex Mission Launch

Sept 5 am – Asteroidal Occultation over Toronto