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Wine Under the Stars

September 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Enjoy a Starry, Starry Night at Blue Sky Vineyard

September 27, 2019  |  6:00 – 9:00pm

Join the Astronomical Association of Southern Illinois  and enjoy the stars of southern Illinois.  The association will have multiple telescopes set up at the vineyard for viewing starting around dusk and our winery will be open later for the occasion.  Enjoy Blue Sky Vineyard wines, great discussions, and amazing views with the members of the Astronomical Association.

Expect to see…..

Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Sep 27, 2019
Planet Rise Set Meridian Comment
Mercury Fri 8:48 am Fri 7:58 pm Fri 2:24 pm Slightly difficult to see
Venus Fri 8:20 am Fri 7:51 pm Fri 2:06 pm Slightly difficult to see
Mars Fri 6:40 am Fri 7:00 pm Fri 12:50 pm Extremely difficult to see
Jupiter Fri 1:22 pm Fri 10:58 pm Fri 6:10 pm Fairly good visibility
Saturn Fri 3:16 pm Sat 12:51 am Fri 8:03 pm Perfect visibility
Uranus Fri 8:33 pm Sat 9:59 am Sat 3:16 am Average visibility
Neptune Fri 6:32 pm Sat 5:58 am Sat 12:15 am Difficult to see


Date: September 27
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm