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2016 International Observe the Moon Night
October 8, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pmFree
The NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center and its partner the Delmarva Space Sciences Foundation will host a viewing event for International Observe the Moon Night (InOMN) on Saturday, October 8, from 7 – 10 p.m.
The event begins with a Moon Mania presentation at the NASA Visitor Center’s Auditorium at 7:00 p.m. followed by moon and night sky observations through telescopes and the naked eye on the grounds of the Visitor Center from 7:30 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Moon-themed movies, hands-on activities and crafts also will be available.
The event is free and open to the public. The Moon Mania presentation will take place regardless of weather; however, the telescope viewing is subject to cancellation due to inclement weather.
The NASA Visitor Center, located on Va. Rt. 175 about six miles from U.S. route 13 and five miles from Chincoteague, is open Tuesday – Saturday, from 10 AM to 4 PM. Admission is free.
For more information about International Observe the Moon Night or the Visitor Center, Call 757-824-1344 or visit: