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Dec 2019

Solar Cycle 25!

Solar Cycle 25!

15/12/2019 - 15/12/2030    
Todo o dia
In December 2019, the Sun entered the new Schwabe Cycle, Solar Cycle 25, SC25. With the reversal of the Sun's magnetic poles, solar activity begins to increase again, consequently increasing the scale and frequency of different phenomena on its surface.

Aug 2023

Jupter is visible! - Astronomical Observations

Jupter is visible! - Astronomical Observations

01/08/2023 - 29/02/2024    
0:00
There are two things considered mandatory in Astronomy, see Saturn and Jupiter through a telescope.

Mar 2024

Messier Marathon

Messier Marathon

09/03/2024 - 10/03/2024    
20:00 - 6:00

02/02/2024 - 17/02/2024    
0:00
The Geminids Meteor Shower

The Geminids Meteor Shower

13/12/2023 - 14/12/2023    
9:30 - 23:00
The Geminid Meteor Shower, like the Perseus Meteor Shower, is one of the most anticipated events of the year due to the intensity, brightness and colour of the meteors.
The Night of Giants!

The Night of Giants!

02/12/2023 - 09/12/2023    
18:30 - 20:00
On Saturday December 2nd and 9th, the Astronomical Observations session at 20h00 will be dedicated to observe the giant gas planets of our Solar System, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune.
Leonids Meteor Shower

Leonids Meteor Shower

17/11/2023 - 18/11/2023    
Todo o dia
The Leonids are generated by the interception of our planet with a cloud of debris created by Comet 55P/Tempel-Tuttle. The peak is expected to occur on the night of November 17-18.
Comet C/2023 H2

Comet C/2023 H2

10/11/2023 - 11/11/2023    
18:30 - 21:30
On November 11th, comet C/2023 H2 will be just under 29 million kilometers from Earth. Located in the constellation Hercules and with an apparent magnitude [...]
Partial Lunar Eclipse - October 28th 2023

Partial Lunar Eclipse - October 28th 2023

28/10/2023    
19:01 - 23:26
On October 28th, the Earth will pass between the Moon and the Sun. Consequently, the shadow cast by the Earth will partially eclipse the Moon.
Orionid Meteor Shower

Orionid Meteor Shower

20/10/2023 - 21/10/2023    
Todo o dia
The Orionids are produced by fragments of one of the most famous comets in history, Comet 1P/Halley.
The Night of Giants!

The Night of Giants!

07/10/2023 - 08/10/2023    
23:00 - 1:00
On Saturday October 7th, the Astronomical Observations session at 23h00 will be dedicated to observe the giant gas planets of our Solar System, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune.
World Space Week

World Space Week

04/10/2023 - 10/10/2023    
Todo o dia
From October 4th to 10th, we celebrate the World Space Week. Here at OLA we are planning some special surprises for both the Solar Observations [...]

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