The Club meets in the Pewaukee Library conference room on the second Monday of every month at 7 pm.
Next Meeting: Monday, August 14, 2017 at 7 pm.
The next presentation will be on Saturday, August 12, at 7 pm at the Pewaukee Library, entitled "The 2017 Full Solar Eclipse". The upcoming solar eclipse on August 21 will be discussed, including its timing, what is its cause, and what we should expect to happen.
This event is free and is intended for the general public.
Photo of the daym106
- Moon Picture August 25, 2013
- 584 June 11, 2012
- Jupiter Picture from a Web Cam October 26, 2011
- What a lunar eclipse! (too bad it was cloudy) December 23, 2010
- Geminid Meteor Shower – a warmer method to observe! December 19, 2010
Monthly Archives: September 2009
The CCD cameras at the observatory are very light sensitive but have a smaller number of “megapixels” as compared to the digital camera that you may be using at home. The CCD chip in many digital cameras today might also … Continue reading
Hello all! You have seen the nice image of Jupiter that we obtained with the telescope. On Saturday night, 7PM on October 10th, I am planning to do the talk specifically on Jupiter. It will make use of many of … Continue reading
On Thursday night, 9/10/09, Mike Paquette and Randy Buchwald tried some webcam imaging of Jupiter using the Harken 12” scope. A webcam is the same thing that you might have attached to your PC for Skype video contacts. While it … Continue reading
Check out the following link for the post-servicing mission pictures taken by the Hubble Space Telescope. These pictures showcase some of the new capabilities installed during the last servicing mission in May. I think they are amazing and speak for … Continue reading