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Upcoming Local Events

RASC centres across Canada host meetings and observing sessions, open to everyone. Come on out and enjoy an event near you.

Datesort icon RASC Centre Event
Kingston and Belleville RASC chapters annual rustic star party.
Thu, 2015-07-09 Vancouver Monthly Meeting
Fri, 2015-07-10 Mississauga Regular Meeting
Fri, 2015-07-10 Ottawa Public Observing Session
Fri, 2015-08-07 Mississauga Regular Meeting
Fri, 2015-08-07 Ottawa Public Observing Session
Wed, 2015-08-12 Kitchener-Waterloo Perseid Meteor Watch
Fri, 2015-09-04 Mississauga Regular Meeting
Fri, 2015-09-04 Ottawa Public Observing Session
Fri, 2015-09-18 Mississauga Regular Meeting

This Day in Astronomical History

This Day in Astronomical History

1801:

G.B. Airy born.

Personal Astronomy Blogs

RASC Astronomy Blog

2011 Top Astronomical Experience (ok two of them) pgray 3 years 28 weeks ago
Lance Taylor's Astrophotography (Edmonton RASC) lancetay 3 years 28 weeks ago
From where it came... gscratch 3 years 28 weeks ago
New Blog Feature Added - Name that Blog admin 3 years 28 weeks ago
Astronomy Outreach, Twitter and the RASC KInce-Lum 3 years 28 weeks ago

Today

Today is Mon 27 Jul 2015, JD 2,457,231 (day 208 of 365 this year).