DASH - Events Details for 2018
DASH ASTRO SUNDAY EVENING OBSERVING AND GENERAL MEETINGS.
All DASH Astro observing sessions will take place at WESTLETON COMMON. ASOG observing sessions and locations may be arranged at the time of observation.
Unless stated all group meetings will take place at WESTLETON VILLAGE HALL from 7:30 pm
2018 Sunday Events
07.01.2018 Meeting – Professor Michael Rowan-Robinson: Shakespeare’s Astronomy.
21.01.2018 Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 16:19 Moonset 21:08 18% Moon )
04.02.2018 Meeting – Matthew Bothwell: From Big Bang to Big Rips ! A History of Modern Cosmology.
18.02.2018 Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 17:11 Moonset 20:09 7% Moon )
04.03.2018 Meeting – Dr. Paul Whiting: Cassini – Huygens.
18.03.2018 Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 18:02 Moonset 19:09 2% Moon )
01.04.2018 Meeting – Annaliese Avery: Women in Astronomy.
15.04.2018 Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 19:51 Moonset 19:04 0.6% Moon )
29.04.2018 Meeting – Nick James: Comets.
13.05.2018 Dash Observing Session (Sunset 20:39 Moonset 17:57 6% Moon) Late one?
27.05.2018 Meeting – Solar Astronomy. Solar Team.
24.06.2018 International SUNday - Location Dunwich Heath
15.07.2018 Solar Observing - Location Dunwich Heath N.T. Site time 11:00 - 15:00 weather dependant
11.08.2018 (Saturday) DASH Summer Social Irene’s confirmed. ( Members and Guests only )
09.09.2018 Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 19:23 Moonset 19:39 0.2% Moon )
23.09.2018 Meeting – Bob Greef. Title: Life, but not as we know it: An investigation into the forms that extraterrestrial life could take.
07.10.2018 Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 18:17 Moonset 18:04 4% Moon )
21.10.2018 Meeting – S.Hubbard / Ian Lomas / D.Gwynn: Colliding Neutron Stars ... evidence? + Q&A
11.11.2018 Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 16:06 Moonset 18:59 16% Moon )
25.11.2018 Meeting – Dave Green: Distances to Stars and Galaxies. How do we measure?
08.12.2018 (Saturday) DASH Christmas Social – Irene’s confirmed ( Members and Guests only )
Additional Dates for your diary.
19&20th January 2018 Family Stargazing Evening at Dunwich Heath -N.T. site. 6:00-9:00pm
16&17th February 2018 Family Stargazing Evening at Dunwich Heath -N.T. site. 6:00-9:00pm
16-18th March 2018 Haw Wood Spring Star Party
7&8th April 2018 The Framlingham Country Show
Wed 11th April 2018 Solar observing at Dunwich Heath - N.T. Site 11:00-15:00
12-19th April 2018 Kelling Heath Spring Star Party
5th May 2018 BAA Meeting Newcastle.
24th June 2018 International SUNday Dunwich Heath NT.
30th June 2018 Asteroid Day.
27th July 2018 Lunar Eclipse, Dunwich Heath N.T. site from 8:30pm
6-13th September 2018 Kelling Heath Autumn Star Party
15th and 16th September 2018 Henham Steam Rally.
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DASH Events 2018