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Fort Wayne Astronomical Society, General Meeting Tuesday, February 18 , 7:30pm, University of Saint Francis Schouweiler Planetarium.
Free public observing every clear Saturday night, April through November, at our new location, Jefferson Township Park.
Program: Out Fantastic HOME, by Richard Evans
The March Night Sky: Venus gleams in the southeastern sky two hours before sunrise. Jupiter shines almost overhead
in Gemini in the south as dusk falls and doesn't set until about 4 a.m. Mars, brighter than usual, rises about 9:30 p.m. in the
southeast as March opens and earlier as the month goes on. Saturn is at its highest in the south-southwest before dawn.
The moon passes by it March 20-21 The moon passes above the constellation Orion high in the south March 7-9 an hour
after sunset. Daylight Saving Time begins at 2 a.m. March 9. Spring begins at 12:57 p.m. EDT March 20.
Two New moons this month: 3 a.m. March 1 and 2:45 p.m. EDT March 30. by June Gladfelter