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0 Franklin
 
Wisconsin   In Milwaukee county. Near a BYA affiliate starparty site.
11S Modine Benstead Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory of the Racine Astronomical Society.
12N Milwaukee
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Milwaukee Astronomical Societyand Wehr Astronomical Society.
14SE Racine
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Racine Astronomical Society.
18W Texas Yard Canon Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory.
20SW Richard Bong State Recreation Area
 
Wisconsin   Recreation Area near Burlington. Used by some members of the Racine Astronomical Society.
21NW Harken Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory of the Pewaukee Public Library.
21S Kenosha
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Kenosha Astronomy Club.
26N Mequon Rotary Park
 
Wisconsin   Park used by the Northern Cross Science Foundation. In Mequon.
29SW Eagle Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory near Eagle.
30NW Richfield Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory near Menomonee Falls.
33N Jackson (WI)
 
Wisconsin   A town in Washington county.
36S Smith Observing Site
 
Illinois   Near Round Lake Beach and about 15 miles west of Waukegan.
37SW Yerkes Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory in Williams Bay.
38N Myra
 
Wisconsin   Used by some members of the Northern Cross Science Foundation.
38NW TWASC Eggshatch Observatorium
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory of the Hartford Area Astronomy Club, which is part of The Wisconsin Astronomical Society Corporation.
40W UW-Whitewater Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory of the University of Wisconsin, at Whitewater. In Whitewater.
43N Harrington Beach State Park
 
Wisconsin   A site used by the Northern Cross Science Foundation.
46SW Woodstock
 
Illinois  
47S Lake Zurich
 
Illinois  
47S Crystal Lake
 
Illinois  
47W Aztalan State Park
 
Wisconsin   State park near Aztalan.
48S Lincolnshire
 
Illinois   Also covers Deerfield which is home of the Skokie Valley Astronomers .
52N Kettle Moraine North
 
Wisconsin   Northern Unit of Kettle Morain State Forest. Used by members of the Northern Cross Science Foundation.
52S Barrington Hills
 
Illinois   A town in Cook county. Site of International Year of Astronomy events.
53S Northwest Suburban Astronomers
 
Illinois   The NSA is active in the area of Palatine/Hoffman Estates.
54N Cascade
 
Wisconsin  
54SW Marengo
 
Illinois  
55W Janesville
 
Wisconsin  
57SW Claustonberry Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Marengo.
59S OneDarkSky.com Observation Site #1
 
Illinois   A clearing off of Cobblers Crossing, in Elgin. Site of public star parties held by OneDarkSky.com.
59S Morton Grove
 
Illinois   Forcast also covers Glenview, Wilmette, Evanston, Stokie, Park Ridge, Niles, and Des Plaines.
59SW Caledonia
 
Illinois  
60N Plymouth
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Plymouth Stargazers.
60NW Beaver Dam
 
Wisconsin  
61S U-46 Planetarium
 
Illinois   Elgin School District Planetarium in Elgin.
61SW Big Cigar Astronomy
 
Illinois   Club near South Beloit
63N Ellwood H. May Environmental Park
 
Wisconsin   Aka Maywood, site of the Sheboygan Astronomical Society's public observing sessions.
64SW Astro-Physics
 
Illinois   Observing site of telescope maker Astro-Physics Inc.
65S Cricket Hill
 
Illinois   Part of Lincoln Park. At Montrose Harbor.
66N Fond du Lac
 
Wisconsin  
69N Land-o-Clouds Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory near Fond du Lac.
69S Lily Lake Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near the town of Lilly Lake.
69S Lombard
 
Illinois   Forecast also covers Glendale Hieghts, Elmhurst, Villa Park, Addison, and Glen Ellyn.
69SW Perryville
 
Illinois  
69W Suburban Lights Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory in Marshall.
70S SWAOG Light Site
 
Illinois   A public observing site of the South West Astronomy Observers Group. In Wheaton.
70S 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.
71SW Rockford
 
Illinois   Home of the Rockford Amateur Astronomers.
71SW Kirkland
 
Illinois  
73S Chicago
 
Illinois   Home of the Chicago Astronomical Society.
74S Peck Farm Park
 
Illinois   Public viewing site for the Fox Valley Astronomical Society. In Geneva.
74W Madison
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Madison Astronomical Society.
74W De Forest
 
Wisconsin  
75S TASS H (Droege) Observatory
 
Illinois   An observatory of the Amateur Sky Survey project. Near Batavia.
75W Yanna Research Station
 
Wisconsin   Observatory site of the Madison Astronomical Society. Near Attica.
76SW Hawkeye Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory.
77N Pigeon Lake Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory.
77SW De Kalb
 
Illinois   Home of the Davis Hall Observatory at Northern Illinois University.
79SW Velveeta Valley Observatory
 
Illinois   Aka VVO, a private observatory in Pecatonica.
80S White Eagle Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Naperville.
81S The Little Red School House
 
Illinois   A site used by the Chicago Astronomical Society. In Willow Springs.
82S Riley Observatory
 
Illinois   An observatory of the Naperville Astronomical Association. Near Naperville.
82S Moraine Valley Community College Observatory
 
Illinois   observatory of Moraine Valley Community College.
83S The Lone Wolf Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Oak Lawn
83S Lake Katherine Nature Center
 
Illinois   Nature center in Palos Heights. Site of public observing sessions held by the Chicago Astronomical Society.
84N Oshkosh
 
Wisconsin  
85N Manitowoc
 
Wisconsin   A town in Manitowoc county.
87W Pine Bluff Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Local research observatory of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. 15 miles from Madison.
87W Monroe
 
Wisconsin   A town in Green county.
88NW Portage
 
Wisconsin  
88W Meadowlark Ridge Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory somewhere around near New Glarus.
88W Monroe Optical Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory somewhere around Monroe.
89E Grand Haven
 
Michigan  
89NE Little Point Sable
 
Michigan  
89NW Oxbow Trail Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory near Princeton.
89S Lockport
 
Illinois   A town in Will county.
90E Muskegon
 
Michigan   A town in Muskegon county.
90N High Cliff State Park
 
Wisconsin   State park used by members of the ad hoc astronomy group at Plexus Corp.
91E South Haven Pier
 
Michigan  
91S Tinley Park
 
Illinois   A town in Cook county.
91S SWAOG Dark Site
 
Illinois   A site of the South West Astronomy Observers Group in Yorkville.
91W West Point Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory near Monticello.
92E Vivekananda Monastery
 
Michigan   A site used by the Shoreline Amateur Astronomical Association in Ganges.
92E Hemlock Crossings Park
 
Michigan   A park used by the Shoreline Amateur Astronomical Association (SAAA).
93SE Benton Harbor
 
Michigan   A atown in Berrien county.
94W Wild Apple Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory in Dane County.
95E Astro Hut
 
Michigan   A private observatory near Holland.
95S Pioneer Observatory
 
Illinois   Observatory of Prarie State College.
95S Prairie State College
 
Illinois   College in Chicago Heights.
95S NAA
 
Illinois   A site of the Naperville Astronomical Association. A few miles from Newark, but 25 miles southwest of Naperville.
96NW Auroraville
 
Wisconsin  
96SE Indiana Dunes State Park
 
Indiana   Site used by the Calumet Astronomical Society
96SW Doug Firebaugh Observatory
 
Illinois   A public observatory in Freeport, Illinois, partly funded by the Planetary Studies Foundation.
97SE Warren Dunes State Park
 
Michigan   State park new Sawyer.
98N Appleton
 
Wisconsin   A meeting place of the Northeast Wisconsin Stargazers (NEWSTAR).
98S Our Prairie Sky
 
Illinois   In Park Forest.
98SE Michigan City
 
Indiana   A town in La Porte county.
102E Muskegon Astronomical Society
 
Michigan   Observatory of the MAS
102E Allendale
 
Michigan   In Ottawa county. Home of Grand Valley State University.
102NE Bass Lake
 
Michigan  
103SE Kingman Observatory
 
Michigan   Observatory of Andrews University. In Berrien Springs.
104S Serena
 
Illinois   A town in La Salle county.
105SE Oronoko Observatory
 
Michigan   Near Berrien Springs.
107S Peotone
 
Illinois  
107S Lemon Lake County Park
 
Indiana   Site used by the Calumet Astronomical Society
108E Hawk's Hollow Observatory
 
Michigan   A private obsrevatory in Jenison.
109NE Big Sable Point
 
Michigan   In Ludington State Park.
109SE VU Observatory
 
Indiana   Observatory of Valparaiso University which holds public events.
110N Mosquito Hill Nature Center
 
Wisconsin   A site used by the Northeast Wisconsin Stargazers (NEWSTAR). In New London.
110SE New Carlisle
 
Indiana  
110W Dodgeville
 
Wisconsin  
111NE Stephen F. Wessling Observatory
 
Michigan   Public observatory of the Newaygo County Conservation District. Staffed and supported by the Newaygo County Dark Sky Astronomers.
112N NPMAS Parmentier Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory which is also an observing site of the Neville Public Museum Astronomical Society (NPMAS).
112NW Reedsburg
 
Wisconsin  
112SE Buckeyestargazer Observatory
 
Indiana   A private observatory near Valparaiso.
112W Mineral Point
 
Wisconsin  
113N Green Bay
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Neville Public Museum Astronomical Society.
113W Apple River
 
Illinois  
114S Mount Jennings Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory somewhere around Manteno.
115NE Allen Observatory
 
Michigan   A private observatory.
115S Thomas Conway Observatory
 
Indiana   Observatory of the Calumet Astronomical Society. Near Lowell in Lake county.
115S Prairie Skies Star Party
 
Illinois   Star party held at Camp Shaw-Waw-Nas-See.
116E Grand Rapids
 
Michigan   in Kent county
116S Braidwood Dark Sky Site
 
Illinois   Near Gardner.
116SW Sterling
 
Illinois  
116SW Green River State Wildlife Area
 
Illinois   Link.
116W Massbach Ridge
 
Illinois  
118E Sycamore Stars Observatory
 
Michigan   A privately owned observatory dedicated to public remote use. Near Otsego.
118NW Hartman Creek State Park
 
Wisconsin   State park and home of the Wisconsin Observers Weekend
120SW 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.


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