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Fort Wayne Astronomical Society, General Meeting Tuesday,
MAY 17, 7:30pm, University of Saint Francis, Schouweiler Planetarium.
This meeting will feature a presentation by Mark Anderson, Schouweiler Planetarium, "Getting the Most Out of Your Observing."
May Sky: Three bright planets grace our skies this month - Jupiter, Mars, and Saturn. Jupiter is well placed in the South
Southwest all month and Mars followed by Saturn rise at 11pm the first of the month and two hours earlier at the end the
month. The Big Dipper looms overhead as darkness falls apparently overturned. Moon is close to Jupiter the 14th, close
to Mars and Saturn the 21st. New Moon; May 5th perfect for Meteor shower Eta Aquarids May 5/6.