Welcome to the:

Johnson Space Center Astronomical Society (JSCAS) web site.

JSCAS is an association of amateur astronomers dedicated to the study and enjoyment of astronomy since 29 May 1967.

South East Houston Astronomy Club

We are looking for some good speakers to present to our Club. If you are interested please contact us at





August 9th - Dr. Walter Kiefer, LPI - "Apollo 11 at 50: The Legacy of “One Small Step"


September 6th - Haak Winery - First Quarter 56% Moon, sunset at 19:38, and Twilight at 20:02.

September 13th - Brad Thomas, FBAC - "Microcomputers and the Portable Observatory."


October 4th - All Clubs Meeting. Dr. Walt Keifer “Apollo 11 at 50: The Legacy of ‘One Small Step“

October 5th - Astronomy Day at the Insperity Observatory

October 5th - International Observe the Moon Night at the LPI - volunteers not going to ADAY are needed.

October 5th - Girl Scout Troop at Space Center Houston - Rocket Park - volunteers not going to ADAY are needed.

October 11th - Dr. David Kring, LPI, "Earth’s Oldest Rock on the Moon?"

October 24th - 26th - Fort McKavett


November 2nd - League City - Astronomy in the Park

November 3rd - Day Light Savings ENDS.

November 8th - David Haviland - "A Primer of the Moon, & My Ongoing Travels in Lunar Photography."

November 16th - Haak Winery - DSO night, Moon not avail, Sunset 17:26, with Twilight at 17:51.


December 7th - League City - Astronomy in the Park

December 13th - Dr. Aurore Hutzler - LPI - "Exploring Space through Sample Return Missions: How, Where, and What Do We Do with the Rocks?"




January 10th - Dr. Louise Prockter, Director - LPI (Tentative)

February 14th - Open

Feb 19-23rd - Aurora viewing expedition #19 in Alaska (Eclipse Tours)

March 13th - Paul Maley - "Solar Eclipse, Earth Satellite and Minor Planet Occulatation Happenings."

March 26th - 28th - Fort McKavett (Tentative)

April 10th - Open

May 8th - Open

June 12th - Leonard Ferguson, FBAC, - TBA

June 17-23rd - Annular eclipse of the Sun in Oman (Eclipse Tours)

July 10th - Open

August 14th - Open

September 11th - Open

October 9th - Open

October 15th - 17th - Fort McKavett (Tentative)

October 24 All Clubs Meeting, HMNS

October 25 - Houston Astronomy Day at the George Observatory, BBSP.

October 25-29th - Aurora viewing #20 in Alaska (Eclipse Tours)

November 13th - Open

December 10-15th - Total eclipse of the Sun in Argentina (Eclipse Tours)

December 11th - Open




October 23rd - Annular Eclipse in Texas




April 8th - Total Eclipse in Texas