2018 Public Star Party – Comet 46P Wirtanen

December 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Eagle Lake Observatory
Merle Hiltner
2018 Public Star Party - Comet 46P Wirtanen @ Eagle Lake Observatory

Join us as we plan to observe the 2018 pass of Comet 46P Wirtanen is the closest one to the Earth since its discovery 70 years ago, and the closest for the 21st century. View the comet through our many telescope platforms and see for yourself this comet up close.

For more information, visit our Eagle Lake Observatory
Special Events web page.


The Eagle Lake Observatory consists of the Onan Observatory, the Sylvia A. Casby Observatory and the HotSpot Classroom.
Additional information as well as directions can be found on the Eagle Lake Observatory web page.


Cancelled if Cloudy Event (1st quarter moon)