In the sky

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
The moon is between us and the sun. Without the moon in the sky at night, deep sky objects are easier to observe.
Sept 27 2015 Total Lunar Eclipse data adapted from F. Espanek
Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 8:15pm to Monday, September 28, 2015 - 1:15am
On the evening of September 27, 2015, residents of the GTA and beyond will be able to observe a Total Lunar Eclipse during a so-called Supermoon.
Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 8:30pm to 11:30pm

UPDATE: WE HAVE 60% CLEAR SKIES AT THE CAO THIS EVENING AND ARE "GO" FOR LUNAR ECLIPSE VIEWING.  You're invited to the Total Lunar Eclipse Viewing Party at the E. C. Carr Astronomical Observatory.

Friday, April 11, 2014 to Sunday, April 13, 2014

On April 11–13th, developers, makers, engineers and entrepreneurs will take on 25 NASA-designed challenges, creating solutions that range from silly to serious, and fantastical to feasible.

Jupiter clouds and red dot by NASA/JPL - Cassini mission
Sunday, January 5, 2014 - 12:00am

Jupiter is closest to earth for the year, giving the best views in a telescope.

Monday, November 17, 2014 to Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 12:00am
The shortest day and the longest night of the year.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 to Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Saturday, March 29, 2014 to Friday, April 4, 2014
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 12:00am
Mars is closest to earth for the year, giving the best views in a telescope.