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 Post subject: Tuesday Astronomy Event
PostPosted: Sun Jan 17, 2016 3:21 pm 
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Here's hoping for clear skies. The moon will occult Aldebaran on the 19th of January starting at 9:31 p.m.. Wunderground says Monday the 18th will be clear, and Tuesday could be partly cloudy.

Fun fact 450kya, Aldebaran was our pole star. 200,000 years before the first known Homo sapiens.

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