Sky Notes - June 2024

In this month's edition:

  • Planetary Skylights.
  • June Meteors, Noctilucent cloud and Aurora reports.
  • Summer Solstice.
  • June Night Sky.
  • June 2024 Sky Charts.

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Our first scheduled star party of the 'summer recess' on May 18th from the West Cliff coincided with a brief improvement in the weather. But... [Read more about Lunar Party - May 18th Report ]

Monthly meetings of WDAS, held at Caedmon College - Normanby Campus, have now adjourned for the summer. The next meeting is scheduled to be Tuesday October 1st. [Read more about Society Monthly Meetings/Early Summer Star Party Schedule]


Caedmon College Normanby Site (you may know it as Whitby College or Whitby School), Room H1.

In Members' monthly meetings we usually take a tour of the night sky for the coming month using the Planetarium program. Have talks and presentations on various topics of astronomy/space etc, and discuss future events etc. New members welcome.

7 May, 2024 - 19:30 to 21:15
Room H1, Caedmon College, Normanby Site (Whitby School)
Prospect Hill
YO21 1LA Whitby
United Kingdom

A Public Star Party, weather permitting, near the Captain Cook monument on West Cliff  (setting-up from 20:30hrs). 

Solar & Lunar Observations.

18 May, 2024 - 20:30 to 22:30
Captain Cook Headland
West Cliff
near YO21 3HA Whitby
United Kingdom