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< 15 Peotone
 
Illinois  
< 15 Prairie Skies Star Party
 
Illinois   Star party held at Camp Shaw-Waw-Nas-See.
< 15 Mount Jennings Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory somewhere around Manteno.
< 15 Bradley
 
Illinois   Home of the Kankakee Area StarGazers.
18NE Our Prairie Sky
 
Illinois   In Park Forest.
20W Braidwood Dark Sky Site
 
Illinois   Near Gardner.
23NE Pioneer Observatory
 
Illinois   Observatory of Prarie State College.
23NE Prairie State College
 
Illinois   College in Chicago Heights.
24N Tinley Park
 
Illinois   A town in Cook county.
24SE Willow Slough Fish and Wildlife Area
 
Indiana   A wildlife managment area used by the South Side Astronomers.
25E Thomas Conway Observatory
 
Indiana   Observatory of the Calumet Astronomical Society. Near Lowell in Lake county.
25NE Lemon Lake County Park
 
Indiana   Site used by the Calumet Astronomical Society
27NW Lockport
 
Illinois   A town in Will county.
31N Lake Katherine Nature Center
 
Illinois   Nature center in Palos Heights. Site of public observing sessions held by the Chicago Astronomical Society.
32N Moraine Valley Community College Observatory
 
Illinois   observatory of Moraine Valley Community College.
33N The Little Red School House
 
Illinois   A site used by the Chicago Astronomical Society. In Willow Springs.
33N The Lone Wolf Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Oak Lawn
33SE Astro Acres
 
Indiana   Future astronomy and telescope farm (or astronomy village). Near the town of Morocco,IN.
36NW Riley Observatory
 
Illinois   An observatory of the Naperville Astronomical Association. Near Naperville.
37W NAA Ransom
 
Illinois   An observing site of the Naperville Astronomical Association. Near Ransom.
39NW White Eagle Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Naperville.
39NW NAA
 
Illinois   A site of the Naperville Astronomical Association. A few miles from Newark, but 25 miles southwest of Naperville.
44E Buckeyestargazer Observatory
 
Indiana   A private observatory near Valparaiso.
44N Chicago
 
Illinois   Home of the Chicago Astronomical Society.
45E VU Observatory
 
Indiana   Observatory of Valparaiso University which holds public events.
45N Lombard
 
Illinois   Forecast also covers Glendale Hieghts, Elmhurst, Villa Park, Addison, and Glen Ellyn.
45NW SWAOG Dark Site
 
Illinois   A site of the South West Astronomy Observers Group in Yorkville.
46N SWAOG Light Site
 
Illinois   A public observing site of the South West Astronomy Observers Group. In Wheaton.
47E Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area
 
Indiana   Centered on an entrace road of the state wildlife area.
48NW TASS H (Droege) Observatory
 
Illinois   An observatory of the Amateur Sky Survey project. Near Batavia.
49W Serena
 
Illinois   A town in La Salle county.
50NE Indiana Dunes State Park
 
Indiana   Site used by the Calumet Astronomical Society
50NW Peck Farm Park
 
Illinois   Public viewing site for the Fox Valley Astronomical Society. In Geneva.
52N Cricket Hill
 
Illinois   Part of Lincoln Park. At Montrose Harbor.
52W Streator
 
Illinois  
54NW 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.
56N Morton Grove
 
Illinois   Forcast also covers Glenview, Wilmette, Evanston, Stokie, Park Ridge, Niles, and Des Plaines.
59N U-46 Planetarium
 
Illinois   Elgin School District Planetarium in Elgin.
59NE Michigan City
 
Indiana   A town in La Porte county.
59NW Lily Lake Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near the town of Lilly Lake.
59S Middle Fork River Forest Preserve
 
Illinois   Forest reserve near Penfield
60N OneDarkSky.com Observation Site #1
 
Illinois   A clearing off of Cobblers Crossing, in Elgin. Site of public star parties held by OneDarkSky.com.
60W 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.
61N Northwest Suburban Astronomers
 
Illinois   The NSA is active in the area of Palatine/Hoffman Estates.
65N Barrington Hills
 
Illinois   A town in Cook county. Site of International Year of Astronomy events.
66N Lincolnshire
 
Illinois   Also covers Deerfield which is home of the Skokie Valley Astronomers .
67NW De Kalb
 
Illinois   Home of the Davis Hall Observatory at Northern Illinois University.
68N Lake Zurich
 
Illinois  
73W Lone Wolf Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Varna.
74N Crystal Lake
 
Illinois  
74SE Purdue University
 
Indiana   University in West Lafayette. Home of the Cumberland Observatory.
77NE New Carlisle
 
Indiana  
78NW Claustonberry Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory near Marengo.
78S Danville
 
Illinois   A town in Vermilion county.
79N Smith Observing Site
 
Illinois   Near Round Lake Beach and about 15 miles west of Waukegan.
79NW Kirkland
 
Illinois  
79SW Bloomington
 
Illinois   A town in McLean county.
80NE Warren Dunes State Park
 
Michigan   State park new Sawyer.
80NW Marengo
 
Illinois  
81N Woodstock
 
Illinois  
83W Lake Thunderbird
 
Illinois   A lake near Putnam.
85SE Logansport
 
Indiana  
86S Champaign/Urbana Astronomical Society Observatory
 
Illinois   An observatory of the CUAS.
87E Court's
 
Indiana   A site used by the Michiana Astronomical Society. Near Lakeville.
89NE Oronoko Observatory
 
Michigan   Near Berrien Springs.
90E Morrison Observatory
 
Indiana   Observatory, of the University of Notre Dame, at the Jordan Hall of Science. In South Bend.
90E Bremen
 
Indiana   A town in Marshall county. Home of BHS Astronomy of Bremen High School.
90NW Perryville
 
Illinois  
90SE Prairie Grass Observatory
 
Indiana   An observatory located in Camp Cullom near Mullberry. Also home of the Indiana Family Star Party.
90W Green River State Wildlife Area
 
Illinois   Link.
91E Potawatomi Wildlife Park
 
Indiana   A dark-sky preserve. Dark-sky site of the Warsaw Astronomical Society. Near Tippecanoe.
91SW Sugar Grove Observatory
 
Illinois   An observatory of the Twin City Amateur Astronomers. In the Sugar Grove Nature Center.
92E Birch Rd. Observatory
 
Indiana   A private observatory.
92N Eagle Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory near Eagle.
92NE Kingman Observatory
 
Michigan   Observatory of Andrews University. In Berrien Springs.
92SE Burlington
 
Indiana  
93N Kenosha
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Kenosha Astronomy Club.
94NE Benton Harbor
 
Michigan   A atown in Berrien county.
95E PHM Planetarium
 
Indiana   Aka Penn-Harris-Madison (PHM) Planetarium, in Mishawaka.
95NW Caledonia
 
Illinois  
96NW Rockford
 
Illinois   Home of the Rockford Amateur Astronomers.
96W Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park
 
Illinois   State park used by some members of the Naperville Astronomical Association.
97SW Decatur Area Astronomy Club
 
Illinois   An observing site of the Decatur Area Astronomy Club at Friends Creek County Park. 20 miles NE of Decatur.
98N Richard Bong State Recreation Area
 
Wisconsin   Recreation Area near Burlington. Used by some members of the Racine Astronomical Society.
98W Peoria
 
Illinois   Home of the Peoria Astronomical Society and the NorthMoor Observatory.
99N Yerkes Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory in Williams Bay.
99SE Shades State Park
 
Indiana   site of star parties held by the Wabash Valley Astronomical Society
100NW Astro-Physics
 
Illinois   Observing site of telescope maker Astro-Physics Inc.
103N Racine
 
Wisconsin   Home of the Racine Astronomical Society.
103NW Sterling
 
Illinois  
103SE IU Kokomo Observatory
 
Indiana   Observatory of Indiana University Kokomo. Also used by some members of the Kokomo Astronomy Club.
104N Modine Benstead Observatory
 
Wisconsin   Observatory of the Racine Astronomical Society.
106NW Big Cigar Astronomy
 
Illinois   Club near South Beloit
106W The Decker-Grebner-Van Zandt Observatory
 
Illinois   Observatory maintained by the Peoria Astronomical Society. In Jubliee College State Park.
107S Walnut Point State Park
 
Illinois   State park. Used by some members of the Astronomical Society at the University of Illinois and the Champaign Urbana Astronomical Society
109E ARGUS Dark Sky Site
 
Indiana   A site of the Wabash County Astronomical Society(WCAS).
109NW Velveeta Valley Observatory
 
Illinois   Aka VVO, a private observatory in Pecatonica.
110E Morris Observatory
 
Indiana   Observatory of Manchester College. In North Manchester.
111E Camp Crosley/WAS Observatory
 
Indiana   A observatory of the Warsaw Astronomical Society(WAS). Located at Camp Crosley.
112SW Decatur(IL)
 
Illinois   Home of Requarth Observatory of Millikin University. Requarth Observatory is host of public observing nights.
113NE Dr. T. K. Lawless Park
 
Michigan   Park and site of the Michiana Star Party held by the Michiana Astronomical Society. Near Vandalia.
113NW Hawkeye Observatory
 
Illinois   A private observatory.
114N Franklin
 
Wisconsin   In Milwaukee county. Near a BYA affiliate starparty site.
114NE South Haven Pier
 
Michigan  
115SE McCloud Nature Park
 
Indiana   A park and site of public observing held by the Indiana Astronomical Society.
117NW Janesville
 
Wisconsin  
118E Stillwaters Observatory
 
Indiana   A private observatory near Columbia City.
118N Texas Yard Canon Observatory
 
Wisconsin   A private observatory.
119NE Yarger Observatory
 
Michigan   Observatory and site of Astrocamp at YMCA Camp Eberhart in Three Rivers.
119NW Doug Firebaugh Observatory
 
Illinois   A public observatory in Freeport, Illinois, partly funded by the Planetary Studies Foundation.


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