Monthly Archives: June 2012

Wrapup: The CAA & Transit of Venus program

by William Murmann, CAA President This month, we had one of the most successful public events in the history of our club with the 2012 Transit of Venus program at Edgewater State Park in Cleveland on Tuesday, June 5. We … Continue reading

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Bright fireball thrills Northern Ohioans

WOW! Did you see that? If you were walking the dog last night about 9:55, you may have seen the BRIGHT meteor in the skies over Northern Ohio! Observers report a bright streak with green and blue in it, suggesting … Continue reading

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Drizzle then delight: The 2012 Transit of Venus

June 5 began cloudy, even rainy in places…the worst possible conditions for a once-in-a-lifetime astronomical event: the transit of Venus! Since most recent transit took place in 2004 and the next will not be seen until the year 2117, it … Continue reading

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