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Wine Under the Stars

April 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Enjoy a Starry, Starry Night at Blue Sky Vineyard

April 12, 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, Apr 12, 2019
Planet Rise Set Meridian Comment
Mercury Fri 5:28 am Fri 5:09 pm Fri 11:19 am Difficult to see
Venus Fri 5:14 am Fri 4:48 pm Fri 11:01 am Fairly good visibility
Mars Fri 8:41 am Fri 11:17 pm Fri 3:59 pm Average visibility
Jupiter Sat 12:20 am Sat 9:54 am Sat 5:07 am Perfect visibility
Saturn Sat 2:07 am Sat 11:50 am Sat 6:58 am Average visibility
Uranus Fri 6:55 am Fri 8:12 pm Fri 1:33 pm Extremely difficult to see
Neptune Fri 5:06 am Fri 4:33 pm Fri 10:50 am Extremely difficult to see


Date: April 12
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm