Highland Road Park Observatory
PERSEID METEOR SHOWER A “WASH”
It was incredible—a seven-percent chance of rain manifested as a ninety-minute downpour! We saw Jupiter♃, Saturn♄ and Mars♂ for the first fifteen minutes HRPO was open, but that’s it—not one streak. Thanks to the forty die-hard souls who attended with the strongest hope they’d see something. Until the Geminids!
NASA ANNIVERSARY ALMOST A “WASH”
…and the pattern continues. It rained at the beginning and at the end of this event; still sixty patrons came for food, games, displays and demos.
Last updated by Frederick J. Barnett on Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 02:21 PM.