International Observe the Moon Night


Join us at the Hume Cronyn Memorial Observatory to celebrate International Observe the Moon Night. For the tenth year, Western Space, in partnership with the Department of Physics & Astronomy and the London Chapter of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC) will be hosting an event as part of the International Observe the Moon night. There will be fun activities for space enthusiasts of all ages -- kids, adults, and everyone in between!

International Observe the Moon Night (InOMN) is an annual worldwide public event that encourages observation, appreciation, and understanding of our Moon and its connection to NASA planetary science and exploration. 

Event Details:

Date: Saturday, September 26, 2020

Time: 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM EDT (Free but registeration is required)

Location: This will be a virtual event! Register here:

Social Media: Share your images with us using #WesternU and #observethemoon hashtags.


There will be a special talk based on the theme, live feed through telescopes (weather permitting), Science Literacy Week video launch, activity demonstrations, and much more for space enthusiasts of all ages!