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Astronomy Night

March 23 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Free

The NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center and its partner the Delmarva Space Sciences Foundation will host an Astronomy night on Friday, March 23, 2018 from 7 – 10 p.m. with an exploration of Earth’s Moon, the Milky Way and constellation tours of the night sky.

The event begins with an astronomy presentation at the NASA Visitor Center’s Auditorium at 7:00 p.m. followed by night sky observations through telescopes and binoculars on the grounds of the Visitor Center from 7:30 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Constellation tours of the night sky will be offered from 8:00 to 9:00 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public. The Astronomy presentation will take place regardless of weather; however, the telescope viewing and constellation tours are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather.

Details

Date:
March 23
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.nasa.gov/content/wallops-visitor-center/special-events

Organizer

Shirley Lapole
Phone:
757-824-2298
Email:
shirley.j.lapole@nasa.gov

Venue

NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Route 175 (Building J-20)
Wallops Island, VA 23337 United States
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Phone:
757-824-1344