Welcome to the 78th edition of StormTeam 11 Starwatch! This is a blog that will be posted weekly that will list events happening in the sky this week!
Monday, June 10th 2019
Tonight is a First Quarter Moon. Remember, a First Quarter Moon looks like a half moon.
Friday, June 14th 2019
Tonight at 7 PM is Bays Mountain’s Astronomy Club meeting. The topic is “Get That Perfect Night Sky Picture” with BMAC member Brenda Stroupe. You will learn how to capture the night sky with your camera and the best way to use your telescope and smart phone. This is the final part of the series called Newbies to Amateur Astronomy.
Sunday, June 16th 2019
Jupiter and the Moon will be near each other in the Southeast sky. The image below shows what to look for.
Special thanks to Adam Thanz from Bays Mountain Park & Planetarium and Dr. Gary Henson from ETSU for this information.