DASH Astro

Events

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