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0 Northwest Suburban Astronomers
 
Illinois   The NSA is active in the area of Palatine/Hoffman Estates.
7NW Lake Zurich
 
Illinois  
7W Barrington Hills
 
Illinois   A town in Cook county. Site of International Year of Astronomy events.
8NE Lincolnshire
 
Illinois   Also covers Deerfield which is home of the Skokie Valley Astronomers .
12W This chart is sponsored. OneDarkSky.com Observation Site #1
 
Illinois   A clearing off of Cobblers Crossing, in Elgin. Site of public star parties held by OneDarkSky.com.
14E Morton Grove
 
Illinois   Forcast also covers Glenview, Wilmette, Evanston, Stokie, Park Ridge, Niles, and Des Plaines.
14SW U-46 Planetarium
 
Illinois   Elgin School District Planetarium in Elgin.
16S Lombard
 
Illinois   Forecast also covers Glendale Hieghts, Elmhurst, Villa Park, Addison, and Glen Ellyn.
17N Smith Observing Site
 
Illinois   Near Round Lake Beach and about 15 miles west of Waukegan.
17NW Crystal Lake
 
Illinois  
18S SWAOG Light Site
 
Illinois   A public observing site of the South West Astronomy Observers Group. In Wheaton.
22SE Cricket Hill
 
Illinois   Part of Lincoln Park. At Montrose Harbor.
22SW This chart is sponsored. Hickory Knolls Discovery Center
 
Illinois   An environmental education center located in James O. Breen Community Park in St Charles. Also site of star parties held by OneDarkSky.com.
24SW TASS H (Droege) Observatory
 
Illinois   An observatory of the Amateur Sky Survey project. Near Batavia.
25SW This chart is sponsored. Lily Lake Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near the town of Lilly Lake.
25SW Peck Farm Park
 
Illinois   Public viewing site for the Fox Valley Astronomical Society. In Geneva.
26NW Woodstock
 
Illinois  
27SE Chicago
 
Illinois   Home of the Chicago Astronomical Society.
28S White Eagle Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Naperville.
29S Riley Observatory
 
Illinois   An observatory of the Naperville Astronomical Association. Near Naperville.
29S The Little Red School House
 
Illinois   A site used by the Chicago Astronomical Society. In Willow Springs.
31W This chart is sponsored. Claustonberry Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Marengo.
31W Marengo
 
Illinois  
32NW Eagle Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory near Eagle.
32S Lake Katherine Nature Center
 
Illinois   Nature center in Palos Heights. Site of public observing sessions held by the Chicago Astronomical Society.
35N Kenosha
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Kenosha Astronomy Club.
37N Richard Bong State Recreation Area
 
Wisconsin   Recreation Area near Burlington. Used by some members of the Racine Astronomical Society.
39S Tinley Park
 
Illinois   A town in Cook county.
39W De Kalb
 
Illinois   Home of the Davis Hall Observatory at Northern Illinois University.
42NW Yerkes Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory in Williams Bay.
42SW SWAOG Dark Site
 
Illinois   A site of the South West Astronomy Observers Group in Yorkville.
42W Kirkland
 
Illinois  
43N Modine Benstead Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory of the Racine Astronomical Society.
44N Racine
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Racine Astronomical Society.
45SE Pioneer Observatory
 
Illinois   Observatory of Prarie State College.
45SE Prairie State College
 
Illinois   College in Chicago Heights.
45SW NAA
 
Illinois   A site of the Naperville Astronomical Association. A few miles from Newark, but 25 miles southwest of Naperville.
48S Our Prairie Sky
 
Illinois   In Park Forest.
48W Caledonia
 
Illinois  
53N Franklin
 
Wisconsin   In Milwaukee county. Near a BYA affiliate starparty site.
56SW Serena
 
Illinois   A town in La Salle county.
56W Rockford
 
Illinois   Home of the Rockford Amateur Astronomers.
57N Texas Yard Canon Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory.
58NW Big Cigar Astronomy
 
Illinois   Club near South Beloit
59SE Indiana Dunes State Park
 
Indiana   Site used by the Calumet Astronomical Society
60SE Lemon Lake County Park
 
Indiana   Site used by the Calumet Astronomical Society
61S Mount Jennings Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory somewhere around Manteno.
62NW UW-Whitewater Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory of the University of Wisconsin, at Whitewater. In Whitewater.
62S Prairie Skies Star Party
 
Illinois   Star party held at Camp Shaw-Waw-Nas-See.
63S Braidwood Dark Sky Site
 
Illinois   Near Gardner.
64NW Janesville
 
Wisconsin  
65N Milwaukee
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Milwaukee Astronomical Societyand Wehr Astronomical Society.
65SE Michigan City
 
Indiana   A town in La Porte county.
67S Bradley
 
Illinois   Home of the Kankakee Area StarGazers.
67SE Thomas Conway Observatory
 
Indiana   Observatory of the Calumet Astronomical Society. Near Lowell in Lake county.
68N Harken Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory of the Pewaukee Public Library.
68SE VU Observatory
 
Indiana   Observatory of Valparaiso University which holds public events.
70W This chart is sponsored. Hawkeye Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory.
70W Velveeta Valley Observatory
 
Illinois   Aka VVO, a private observatory in Pecatonica.
71SE Buckeyestargazer Observatory
 
Indiana   A private observatory near Valparaiso.
72S NAA Ransom
 
Illinois   An observing site of the Naperville Astronomical Association. Near Ransom.
74SW Starved Rock State Park
 
Illinois   State park. Used by some members of the Astronomical Society at the University of Illinois. Also home of Astrofest, a star party held by the Chicago Astronomical Society.
75E Warren Dunes State Park
 
Michigan   State park new Sawyer.
78NW Aztalan State Park
 
Wisconsin   State park near Aztalan.
79N Mequon Rotary Park
 
Wisconsin   Park used by the Northern Cross Science Foundation. In Mequon.
79N Richfield Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory near Menomonee Falls.
80SW Streator
 
Illinois  
81E Benton Harbor
 
Michigan   A atown in Berrien county.
81S Willow Slough Fish and Wildlife Area
 
Indiana   A wildlife managment area used by the South Side Astronomers.
83E New Carlisle
 
Indiana  
83SW Green River State Wildlife Area
 
Illinois   Link.
84N Jackson (WI)
 
Wisconsin   A town in Washington county.
85W JETS Observatory
 
Illinois   A public observatory of Freeport High School. Also affiliated with the TriCounty Astronomers (TCA). In Freeport.
86E Oronoko Observatory
 
Michigan   Near Berrien Springs.
86NW Yanna Research Station
 
Wisconsin   Observatory site of the Madison Astronomical Society. Near Attica.
87N TWASC Eggshatch Observatorium
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory of the Hartford Area Astronomy Club, which is part of The Wisconsin Astronomical Society Corporation.
88W Sterling
 
Illinois  
89NW Monroe
 
Wisconsin   A town in Green county.
89W Monroe Optical Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory somewhere around Monroe.
90N This chart is sponsored. Myra
 
Wisconsin   Used by some members of the Northern Cross Science Foundation.
90S Astro Acres
 
Indiana   Future astronomy and telescope farm (or astronomy village). Near the town of Morocco,IN.
91E South Haven Pier
 
Michigan  
96N This chart is sponsored. Harrington Beach State Park
 
Wisconsin   A site used by the Northern Cross Science Foundation.
96NW This chart is sponsored. Madison
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Madison Astronomical Society.
96NW Suburban Lights Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory in Marshall.
96SW Lake Thunderbird
 
Illinois   A lake near Putnam.
97E Morrison Observatory
 
Indiana   Observatory, of the University of Notre Dame, at the Jordan Hall of Science. In South Bend.
97NW Meadowlark Ridge Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory somewhere around near New Glarus.
97SW Lone Wolf Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Varna.
99E Vivekananda Monastery
 
Michigan   A site used by the Shoreline Amateur Astronomical Association in Ganges.
99NW West Point Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory near Monticello.
100SW Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park
 
Illinois   State park used by some members of the Naperville Astronomical Association.
101E Court's
 
Indiana   A site used by the Michiana Astronomical Society. Near Lakeville.
102NW Beaver Dam
 
Wisconsin  
103E This chart is sponsored. PHM Planetarium
 
Indiana   Aka Penn-Harris-Madison (PHM) Planetarium, in Mishawaka.
103NW De Forest
 
Wisconsin  
104N Kettle Moraine North
 
Wisconsin   Northern Unit of Kettle Morain State Forest. Used by members of the Northern Cross Science Foundation.
107N Cascade
 
Wisconsin  
107NW Pine Bluff Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Local research observatory of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. 15 miles from Madison.
107SE Bremen
 
Indiana   A town in Marshall county. Home of BHS Astronomy of Bremen High School.
107W Massbach Ridge
 
Illinois  
108NW Wild Apple Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory in Dane County.
109NE Astro Hut
 
Michigan   A private observatory near Holland.
110W Apple River
 
Illinois  
111W Rutenbeck Observatory
 
Iowa   Just west of Clinton.
113E Dr. T. K. Lawless Park
 
Michigan   Park and site of the Michiana Star Party held by the Michiana Astronomical Society. Near Vandalia.
113N Plymouth
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Plymouth Stargazers.
113NE Grand Haven
 
Michigan  
116N Ellwood H. May Environmental Park
 
Wisconsin   Aka Maywood, site of the Sheboygan Astronomical Society's public observing sessions.
116SE Potawatomi Wildlife Park
 
Indiana   A dark-sky preserve. Dark-sky site of the Warsaw Astronomical Society. Near Tippecanoe.
117N Fond du Lac
 
Wisconsin  
118E Yarger Observatory
 
Michigan   Observatory and site of Astrocamp at YMCA Camp Eberhart in Three Rivers.
119NE This chart is sponsored. Muskegon
 
Michigan   A town in Muskegon county.
119SE Birch Rd. Observatory
 
Indiana   A private observatory.
120S Middle Fork River Forest Preserve
 
Illinois   Forest reserve near Penfield


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