Taiwan to see Moon during Mid-Autumn Festival, Tropical Storm Peipah waiting in wings

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a tropical depression east of the Philippines has stalled and has yet to become a full-fledged tropical storm, conditions in Taiwan during the Mid-Autumn Festival on Friday ...

Moon-viewing odds in Taiwan brighten, tropical storm could bring rain Sun.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a tropical depression to the east of the Philippines has been slow to form, conditions for viewing the moon on the night of the Mid-Autumn Festival (Sept. 13) appear better ...

Tropical Storm Peipah could put a damper on moon viewing in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tropical Storm Peipah (琵琶) could take shape as soon as Tuesday (Sept. 10), possibly bringing cloudy skies and rain to northern and eastern Taiwan during the Mid-Autumn Festival...

Clouds expected to obscure moon during Mid-Autumn Festival in north east Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Moon watchers across Taiwan are best to travel south, as the north east is likely to be covered in clouds throughout the Mid-Autumn Festival, said meteorologist Daniel Wu ...

Taiwan to have excellent view of 'Five Star' Lunar eclipse on Jan. 31

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Residents in Taiwan can begin counting down the days to a truly spectacular astronomical event that will occur on Jan. 31 of 2018. The Taipei Astronomical Museum made a...

Pingxi sky lanterns to be launched for Mid-Autumn Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- For the first time, the town of Pingxi will release its famous sky lanterns, traditionally launched to celebrate the Lunar New Year, as part of Mid-Autumn Festival celebrations...

Taipei 101 named the best spot for moon gazing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Still have no clue about where to go for moon gazing during the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival? HotelsCombined, the Sydney-based hotel search engine and price comparison web...

How to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival in Taiwan

Taipei, Sept. 23 (CNA) The annual Mid-Autumn Festival (???) celebration of the harvest moon in the Chinese lunar calendar is a time when families reunite to worship the moon and the coming of fall, ...

Fair weather expected in central, southern Taiwan for Mid-Autumn

Taipei, Sept. 21 (CNA) Weather conditions in central and southern Taiwan could be fair for the Sept. 27 Mid-Autumn Festival, with generally clear skies that should be ideal for moon-gazing, the Cen...

Taiwan inaugurates Astronomy Day with scores of events

Taipei, Sept. 19 (CNA) Taiwan launched its first Astronomy Day on Saturday with nearly 50 events islandwide to spur greater interest in sky gazing and encourage networking among astronomy enthusiast...