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Venus & Jupiter Conjunction

Bishop, CA

Our solar system's two brightest planets will appear close together in the sky just before sunrise. 

Full Supermoon

Bishop, CA

The moon will be near its closest approach to earth, making it appear brighter and larger than usual. 

Jupiter at Opposition

Bishop, CA

Grab a glimpse of Jupiter and four of its largest moons.

Partial Lunar Eclipse

Bishop, CA

Gaze upon the second lunar eclipse of 2021.

Astronomy on Tap

Mountain Rambler Brewery 186 South Main Street, Bishop, CA

Where is the most volcanic place in the solar system? What is causing brief flashes of radio light from across the universe, and how do we observe it here in the Owens Valley? Join us Wednesday, June 22nd at 7:30PM for an evening of astronomy as we discuss these topics and more at our next Astronomy on Tap in the Eastern Sierra! We'll host two ~15 minute talks, Q&A, and then follow it up with interactive, astronomical pub trivia, and guided stargazing at our in-person Astro on Tap in Bishop, CA. 7:30 p.m. - New Astronomical Discoveries from Owens Valley 8:00 p.m. […]