DASH Astro

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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: An Overview of Modern Cosmology.

18.02.2018  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 17:11  Moonset 20:09 7% Moon )

04.03.2018  Meeting – 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 TBA ( Sunset 21:09  Moonset 22:48 9% Moon )

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 tbc.

07.10.2018  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 18:17  Moonset 18:04  4% Moon )

21.10.2018  Meeting – Dave Green: Distances to Stars and Galaxies. How do we measure?

11.11.2018  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 16:06  Moonset 18:59  16% Moon )

25.11.2018  Meeting – S.Hubbard / D.Gwynn / Ian Lomas: Colliding Neutron Stars…..evidence?

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

      16-18th March 2018     Haw Wood  Spring Star Party

         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.

6-13th September 2018      Kelling Heath Autumn Star Party

15th and 16th September 2018   Henham Steam Rally.

 

 

 

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DASH Events 2018