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Hong Kong Observatory Calendar 2019
is on sale now!

 

Cover
photo by Eddy CHAN

Cover

The Theme of the Calendar

 

The photos in the calendar echo the 2019 World Meteorological Day theme of The Sun, the Earth and the Weather. The cover photo, Sunshine Bridge, which was taken by a Hong Kong photographer, was also used in the 2019 Calendar of the World Meteorological Organization. The other photos in the calendar are winning entries from the Cloud-sourcing: In Touch with Weather from Land, Sea and Air Photo and Video Collection Campaign and the second Sky of Silver Age Photo Competition organised earlier, while the photo for September is a satellite picture showing the moment of Super Typhoon Mangkhut reaching its maximum intensity in 2018.


Preface

 

Information in the Calendar

 

Each calendar photo has a quick response code for readers to access to information about the photo. The calendar also contains useful climate and astronomical information, including monthly climatological data and special climatological events, the times for the rising and setting of the sun and the moon, dates of eclipses of the sun and the moon, as well as tidal information.

 

Sales

 

The calendar is now on sale at HK$50 a copy at:

Hong Kong Observatory Resource Centre

Units 2304-2309,
23/F, Mira Place Tower A,
132 Nathan Road,
Tsim Sha Tsui,
Kowloon
(Tel.: 2926 8250)

Opening Hours
Mon-Fri
9:00 am -12:15 pm,  1:45 - 4:45 pm

Sat, Sun and public holidays
Closed


Kowloon Map Publications Centre, Lands Department

382 Nathan Road
Yau Ma Tei,
Kowloon
(Tel.: 2780 0981)

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
08:45 am - 05:30 pm

Sat, Sun and public holidays
Closed


 


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Last revision date: <11 Jan 2019>