|Sun. 8/26||All day||Full moon|
|Mon. 9/3||All day||Last quarter|
|Sun. 9/9||All day||New moon|
|Tue. 9/11||All day||Patriot Day|
|Sun. 9/16||All day||First quarter|
|Tue. 9/25||All day||Full moon|
|Tue. 10/2||All day||Last quarter|
|Sat. 10/6||10:00 AM||
Foxfire Mountaineer Festival
Please join us for our annual celebration of Southern Appalachian
heritage, music, and FUN at the Foxfire Mountaineer Festival on
Saturday, October 3, at the Rabun County Civic Center in Clayton, GA.
|Tue. 10/9||All day||New moon|
|Tue. 10/16||All day||First quarter|
This shower produces a peak rate of 20 yellow and green meteors per hour, which are fast moving at 41.6 miles per second and are known to produce fireballs.
Expect a peak rate of 10 meteors per hour under clear, moonless conditions.
|Wed. 10/24||All day||Full moon|
|Wed. 10/31||All day||Last quarter|
|Wed. 11/7||All day||New moon|
|Sun. 11/11||All day||Veterans Day|
|Thu. 11/15||All day||First quarter|
The Leonids are best known for their 33-year peaks, during which 100s of meteors per hour can be observed. The last of these peaks occured in 2001.
|Fri. 11/23||All day||Full moon|