International Observe the Moon Night – October 28, 2017

International Observe the Moon Night (InOMN) is an annual worldwide  celebration of our Moon, its connection to planetary science and exploration, and the cultural and personal connections we all have to our nearest celestial neighbor. Everyone on Earth is invited to participate by hosting or participating in an InOMN event, which range in size and scope and venue around the world.

The next International Observe the Moon Night is Saturday, October 28. Go look at the Moon! Invite your family, friends, and neighbors to look with you. Find an event near you, or let NASA know you’ll be observing the Moon from wherever you’ll be, through:

Here you will also find more information about International Observe the Moon Night and InOMN resources, including an event planning guide, the 2017 InOMN Moon map, recommended activities and visualizations, evaluation materials, and more.

InOMN is sponsored by NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) mission, with support from NASA’s Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute (SSERVI), the Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI), and other partners.