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0 Velveeta Valley Observatory
 
Illinois   Aka VVO, a private observatory in Pecatonica.
6N Hawkeye Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory.
14SE Rockford
 
Illinois   Home of the Rockford Amateur Astronomers.
17E Astro-Physics
 
Illinois   Observing site of telescope maker Astro-Physics Inc.
17W Doug Firebaugh Observatory
 
Illinois   A public observatory in Freeport, Illinois, partly funded by the Planetary Studies Foundation.
19NE Big Cigar Astronomy
 
Illinois   Club near South Beloit
21SE Perryville
 
Illinois  
22NW Monroe
 
Wisconsin   A town in Green county.
22NW Monroe Optical Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory somewhere around Monroe.
23E Caledonia
 
Illinois  
28NE Janesville
 
Wisconsin  
30N Yanna Research Station
 
Wisconsin   Observatory site of the Madison Astronomical Society. Near Attica.
31SE Kirkland
 
Illinois  
34NW West Point Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory near Monticello.
34NW Meadowlark Ridge Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory somewhere around near New Glarus.
38W Massbach Ridge
 
Illinois  
39E Marengo
 
Illinois  
39E Claustonberry Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Marengo.
40W Apple River
 
Illinois  
43E Yerkes Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory in Williams Bay.
43SE De Kalb
 
Illinois   Home of the Davis Hall Observatory at Northern Illinois University.
43SW Sterling
 
Illinois  
45NE UW-Whitewater Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory of the University of Wisconsin, at Whitewater. In Whitewater.
46E Woodstock
 
Illinois  
46NW Wild Apple Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory in Dane County.
50N Madison
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Madison Astronomical Society.
50S Green River State Wildlife Area
 
Illinois   Link.
53E Crystal Lake
 
Illinois  
53N Pine Bluff Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Local research observatory of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. 15 miles from Madison.
53SE Lily Lake Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near the town of Lilly Lake.
54SW Rutenbeck Observatory
 
Iowa   Just west of Clinton.
55NE Aztalan State Park
 
Wisconsin   State park near Aztalan.
55NW Mineral Point
 
Wisconsin  
55W Galena
 
Illinois  
56E Eagle Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory near Eagle.
56N Suburban Lights Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory in Marshall.
58NW Dodgeville
 
Wisconsin  
59E U-46 Planetarium
 
Illinois   Elgin School District Planetarium in Elgin.
59SE 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.
60E OneDarkSky.com Observation Site #1
 
Illinois   A clearing off of Cobblers Crossing, in Elgin. Site of public star parties held by OneDarkSky.com.
61NW Big M Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory near Platteville.
61SE Peck Farm Park
 
Illinois   Public viewing site for the Fox Valley Astronomical Society. In Geneva.
62N De Forest
 
Wisconsin  
63E Richard Bong State Recreation Area
 
Wisconsin   Recreation Area near Burlington. Used by some members of the Racine Astronomical Society.
63E Barrington Hills
 
Illinois   A town in Cook county. Site of International Year of Astronomy events.
64SE TASS H (Droege) Observatory
 
Illinois   An observatory of the Amateur Sky Survey project. Near Batavia.
65E Smith Observing Site
 
Illinois   Near Round Lake Beach and about 15 miles west of Waukegan.
65E Lake Zurich
 
Illinois  
65NE Texas Yard Canon Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory.
65SE SWAOG Dark Site
 
Illinois   A site of the South West Astronomy Observers Group in Yorkville.
68SE Serena
 
Illinois   A town in La Salle county.
68W Dubuque
 
Iowa  
70E Northwest Suburban Astronomers
 
Illinois   The NSA is active in the area of Palatine/Hoffman Estates.
70S Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park
 
Illinois   State park used by some members of the Naperville Astronomical Association.
72E Modine Benstead Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory of the Racine Astronomical Society.
72SE SWAOG Light Site
 
Illinois   A public observing site of the South West Astronomy Observers Group. In Wheaton.
72SE NAA
 
Illinois   A site of the Naperville Astronomical Association. A few miles from Newark, but 25 miles southwest of Naperville.
72SW Sunny Knoll Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory in Port Byron.
72W Grant River Recreation Area
 
Wisconsin   A recreation area near Potosi.
73SE White Eagle Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Naperville.
74S 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 Lincolnshire
 
Illinois   Also covers Deerfield which is home of the Skokie Valley Astronomers .
75NE Harken Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory of the Pewaukee Public Library.
76SE Riley Observatory
 
Illinois   An observatory of the Naperville Astronomical Association. Near Naperville.
76SE Lombard
 
Illinois   Forecast also covers Glendale Hieghts, Elmhurst, Villa Park, Addison, and Glen Ellyn.
79NE Franklin
 
Wisconsin   In Milwaukee county. Near a BYA affiliate starparty site.
80E Kenosha
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Kenosha Astronomy Club.
80S Lake Thunderbird
 
Illinois   A lake near Putnam.
81N Beaver Dam
 
Wisconsin  
81NE Richfield Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory near Menomonee Falls.
82N Portage
 
Wisconsin  
83E Morton Grove
 
Illinois   Forcast also covers Glenview, Wilmette, Evanston, Stokie, Park Ridge, Niles, and Des Plaines.
84E Racine
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Racine Astronomical Society.
84NE TWASC Eggshatch Observatorium
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory of the Hartford Area Astronomy Club, which is part of The Wisconsin Astronomical Society Corporation.
85SE Lockport
 
Illinois   A town in Will county.
85SW PACMO
 
Illinois   An observing site of the Popular Astronomy Club.
85SW Dixon
 
Iowa   Close to Menke and Jens-Wendt Observatories
86NW Richland Center
 
Wisconsin  
87NE Milwaukee
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Milwaukee Astronomical Societyand Wehr Astronomical Society.
88N Reedsburg
 
Wisconsin  
88SE The Little Red School House
 
Illinois   A site used by the Chicago Astronomical Society. In Willow Springs.
89S Streator
 
Illinois  
90NE Jackson (WI)
 
Wisconsin   A town in Washington county.
90SE Moraine Valley Community College Observatory
 
Illinois   observatory of Moraine Valley Community College.
91S Lone Wolf Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Varna.
92E Cricket Hill
 
Illinois   Part of Lincoln Park. At Montrose Harbor.
92SE Lake Katherine Nature Center
 
Illinois   Nature center in Palos Heights. Site of public observing sessions held by the Chicago Astronomical Society.
93SE NAA Ransom
 
Illinois   An observing site of the Naperville Astronomical Association. Near Ransom.
94E Chicago
 
Illinois   Home of the Chicago Astronomical Society.
94NE Mequon Rotary Park
 
Wisconsin   Park used by the Northern Cross Science Foundation. In Mequon.
96SE The Lone Wolf Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Oak Lawn
97NE Myra
 
Wisconsin   Used by some members of the Northern Cross Science Foundation.
97SE Tinley Park
 
Illinois   A town in Cook county.
97SE Braidwood Dark Sky Site
 
Illinois   Near Gardner.
100NW Wyalusing
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Starsplitters of Wyalusing.
102N Oxbow Trail Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory near Princeton.
104NW Mount Sterling
 
Wisconsin  
105NE Kettle Moraine North
 
Wisconsin   Northern Unit of Kettle Morain State Forest. Used by members of the Northern Cross Science Foundation.
105SE Pioneer Observatory
 
Illinois   Observatory of Prarie State College.
105SE Prairie Skies Star Party
 
Illinois   Star party held at Camp Shaw-Waw-Nas-See.
105SE Prairie State College
 
Illinois   College in Chicago Heights.
105SE Our Prairie Sky
 
Illinois   In Park Forest.
107NW Kickapoo Valley Reserve Visitor Center
 
Wisconsin   Nature reserve and site of star parties by the La Crosse Area Astronomical Society.
107S The Decker-Grebner-Van Zandt Observatory
 
Illinois   Observatory maintained by the Peoria Astronomical Society. In Jubliee College State Park.
107SE Peotone
 
Illinois  
107SW Viking Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory Near Galesburg.
108NE Fond du Lac
 
Wisconsin  
108SW Muscatine
 
Iowa  
109SE Mount Jennings Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory somewhere around Manteno.
111NE Harrington Beach State Park
 
Wisconsin   A site used by the Northern Cross Science Foundation.
111NW Wildcat Mountain State Park
 
Wisconsin   State park near the town of Ontario, WI.
111SW The Stellar Shed
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Aledo.
111SW Knox College Observatory
 
Illinois   Observatory at Knox College.
113NE Cascade
 
Wisconsin  
114NE Land-o-Clouds Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory near Fond du Lac.
114SE Bradley
 
Illinois   Home of the Kankakee Area StarGazers.
115W Palisades-Dows Observatory
 
Iowa   An observatory of the Cedar Amateur Astronomers. Between Cedar Rapids and Iowa City.
116S Peoria
 
Illinois   Home of the Peoria Astronomical Society and the NorthMoor Observatory.
117NW Luckydog Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory particpating in the AAVSO and Center for Backyard Astrophysics.
119N Auroraville
 
Wisconsin  
119NE Plymouth
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Plymouth Stargazers.
120SW Adolphson Observatory
 
Illinois   Observatory of Monmouth College in Monmouth.


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