Event Reports

Nov 17
2019

Big Children for the Transit of Mercury

Location: Headquarters of the Urania Astronomical Association, National Children's Palace, Bucharest, Romania. Organizer: “Urania” (founder-president Dragos Brasov, with the help of Mihai Rauta). Special guests: representatives of the Bucharest Astroclub... Read More...

Nov 16
2019

Variations on the Transit of Mercury

In 2019-11-11 the founder-president and two council members of the Romanian Society for Meteors and Astronomy-SARM organized, with interesting photographic results, three centers for the observation of the Transit of... Read More...

Nov 16
2019

Mercury passing through the sun

On 11september l logged in to see the mercury passing through the sun and i took 5.5 hrs for it to pass through the sun and l learnt that this... Read More...

Nov 16
2019

Transit of Mercury - Ghana report

Two members of the Ghana Planetarium team shared the Transit of Mercury with close to 400 students and staff of Osu Presby Girls School in Accra! After a short talk... Read More...

Nov 16
2019

Transit of Mercury - Ghana report

Two members of the Ghana Planetarium team shared the Transit of Mercury with close to 400 students and staff of Osu Presby Girls School in Accra! After a short talk... Read More...

Nov 15
2019

A Transit Report

by Clarence G. Underwood

HI All, The transit is over, but not forgotten. I hosted an observation session in Esparto California. I had a turn out of 15 adults and four youths. The temperature... Read More...

Nov 15
2019

Transit of Mercury Outreach at Shepard Park, Cocoa Beach Florida

I picked Shepard Park in Cocoa Beach as a sidewalk astronomy outreach place to honor Alan Shepard, Mercury program astronaut and first American in space, as well as the opportunity... Read More...

Nov 15
2019

Mercury Transit from Pensacola

We had clear skies for most of the event at the Pensacola State Planetarium. About 60 guests turned out. Our report on Facebook is at: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=oa.10156972406084302&type=3 Read More...

Nov 13
2019

Transit of Mercury observed in Campos dos Goytacazes- Brazil

by Marcelo de Oliveira Souza

Transit of Mercury observed in Campos dos Goytacazes- Brazil The team of the Louis Cruls Astronomy Club observed the Transit of Mercury on November 11, 2019, in the city of... Read More...

Nov 12
2019

No Transit of Mercury - event in Linz Austria, but ......

Unfortunately due to bad weather conditions and dense fog we had to cancel our planned public viewing event at our local Johannes Kepler observatory. So we could only offer some... Read More...

Nov 12
2019

ELSEWHERE

Can we go elsewhere if we still need to struggle with gravity? It keeps us tightly in its embraces, so we found escape velocity It requires, however, a lot of... Read More...

Nov 12
2019

Far and Near

Wonders of the world abound on our earthly stomping ground, in the seven seas profound, midst the heavens round us wound. Images from reaches vast by astronomers amassed show in... Read More...

Nov 12
2019

The Transit of Mercury

With the kids we watched Mercury transit. during transit, we saw a small black dot traveling through the face of the sun. Read More...

Nov 12
2019

Mercury transit in Batatais/SP - Brazil / Trânsito de Mercurio em Batatais/SP - Brasil

O Projeto Astronomia Para Todos - Batatais, proporcionou aos alunos, professores e funcionários da E.E. Silvio de Almeida e ao público em ge ral, a oportunidade de visualizarem o raro... Read More...

Nov 12
2019

The First Touch Encounter Between Mercury and Sun in Sky of Erbil

A wonderful moment, is here, in this simple shot with a great meanings Read More...

Nov 12
2019

Hello Tiny Small Dot!

After long time of waiting and preparations, we as (Kurdistan Astronomical Organization) leaved center of Erbil city and climbed up to the top of mount Kosar, nearby 70 km east... Read More...

Nov 12
2019

The Transit of Mercury in Erbil

AOYA has organized an astronomy activity at the Danielle Mitterand French School of Erbil on the morning hours of Monday, November 11. Unfortunately, the transit was visible only after 3:40... Read More...

Nov 12
2019

Gunstar Team ''Transito'' Report

An event in which we at Gunstar Team once again give priority to schools on the outskirts of our dear neighboring city Aparecida de Goiania. With Alpha team IGTAC-Gunstarteam in... Read More...

Nov 12
2019

Mercury

The closest planet to the Sun, Mercury is the one. Passing between us and our star it is relatively close to where we are. Usually hard to see, this November... Read More...

Nov 11
2019

Mercury transit from Kovin in Serbia

In Kovin, Serbia members of Astronomical Section PS Jovan Jovanovic Zmaj have organized observation of the transit of Mercury. Unfortunately , t he results were poor, it was partly cloudy. Read More...