Author Archives: The Editors of Sky Telescope

Oklahoma City Astronomy Club

NAME Oklahoma City Astronomy Club ADDRESS P.O. Box 22804 Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1804 USA CONTACT Audrey MacDonald PHONE 405-418-6444 EMAIL membershipsecretary@okcastroclub.com URL http://www.okcastroclub.com NUMBER OF MEMBERS 187 OTHER INFORMATION https://www.facebook.com/OKCAstroClub https://twitter.com/okcastroclub

Ottawa Centre, RASC

NAME Ottawa Centre, RASC ADDRESS RASC Ottawa Centre P.O. Box 33012 1363 Woodrofe Ave. Ottawa, Ontario K2C 3Y9 Canada CONTACT Stuart Glen PHONE EMAIL tanglebones@mac.com URL http://www.rasc.ca/ottawa NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION

Texas A&M Observatory

NAME Texas A&M Observatory ADDRESS Department of Physics and Astronomy 4242 TAMU College Station, TX 77843-4242 USA CONTACT Don W. Carona PHONE (979) 845-0536 EMAIL URL http://observatory.tamu.edu/ OTHER INFORMATION

Banner Creek Observatory

NAME Banner Creek Observatory ADDRESS 22275 N Road Holton, Kansas USA CONTACT Mike Ford PHONE (785) 364-2641 EMAIL mford2001@gmail.com URL http://www.bcscience.org NUMBER OF MEMBERS N/A OTHER INFORMATION Banner Creek Observatory had open houses during new and first quarter moon, and special events. BCO is open weather permitting. The observatory has a 20" ROCS telescope...

Jabalpur Stargazers

NAME Jabalpur Stargazers ADDRESS Napier Town Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh 482001 India CONTACT Ayush Patkar PHONE +91-8989631984 EMAIL JabalpurStargazers@gmail.com URL https://jabalpurstargazers.wordpress.com/ NUMBER OF MEMBERS 25 OTHER INFORMATION We wish to create an awareness for Astronomy and Stargazing.

Asociacion Eta Carinae

NAME Asociacion Eta Carinae ADDRESS Lima, Peru CONTACT Celso Montalvo PHONE 987-421-555 EMAIL cmh2nd@gmail.com URL https://www.facebook.com/pages/Eta-Carinae/143716305678829?sk=timeline NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION

NEOA-JBS

NAME NEOA-JBS ADDRESS Instituto Federal de Santa Catarina Av Mauro Ramos, 950 Florianopolis Santa Catarina 88020-301 Brazil CONTACT Marcos Aurelio Neves PHONE +55(48)3221-0635 EMAIL costeira1@yahoo.com URL http://www.geocities.ws/costeira1/neoa NUMBER OF MEMBERS 10 OTHER INFORMATION Núcleo de Estudo e Observação Astronomica "Jose Brazilicio de Souza". Voltado para atividades serias de registro e observacaoo visual, educacao e...

Penjelajah Langit

NAME Penjelajah Langit ADDRESS Perum Teratai Asri F 11, RT 03, Pandeyan, Sewon Bantul Yogyakarta 55283 Indonesia CONTACT Eko Hadi G PHONE 085643103700 EMAIL kafeastronomi@gmail.com URL http://kafeastronomi.com/penjelajahlangit NUMBER OF MEMBERS 2,268 OTHER INFORMATION Penjelajah Langit is an astronomy club that was born from KafeAstronomi. On its way, Penjelajah Langit under the auspices and full...

Abu Dhabi Astronomy

NAME Abu Dhabi Astronomy ADDRESS Flat 1202 Block D Khaleej Al Arabi St. Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates CONTACT Alejandro Palado PHONE +971502259963 EMAIL abudhabiastronomy@gmail.com URL http://abudhabiastronomy.weebly.com NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION Abu Dhabi Astronomy was created to cater all lovers of Sky, it serves the public in promoting all areas of astronomy.

Kuwait Astronomical Society

NAME Kuwait Astronomical Society ADDRESS Kuwait CONTACT Abdelaziz Gh PHONE EMAIL exximos@gmail.com URL NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION The first Astronomical Society in Kuwait. Host annual winter conferences (first begins this year 2015). The society is a medium by which astronomers and hobbyists can discuss and learn. However, one of the primary goals is...

Jabalpur Astronomy Club

NAME Jabalpur Astronomy Club ADDRESS Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh 482001 India CONTACT Ayush Patkar PHONE +918989631984 EMAIL jabalpurastronomyclub@gmail.com URL NUMBER OF MEMBERS 3 OTHER INFORMATION This group is for people who are interested in astronomy. Everyone can join the group.

Centauri Clube de Astronomia de Itapetininga

NAME Centauri Clube de Astronomia de Itapetininga ADDRESS Itapetininga Sao Paolo, Brazil CONTACT Rodrigo Raffa PHONE EMAIL rodrigoraffa.fisica@gmail.com URL https://www.facebook.com/astronomiaitapetininga NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION O Clube de Astronomia Centauri de Itapetininga foi fundado pelo Professor de Física Rodrigo Raffa, junto a colaboração de professores e estudantes de graduação em Física para divulgar a...

South Shields Astronomical Society

NAME South Shields Astronomical Society ADDRESS South Tyneside College Saint George's Avenue, South Shields, Tyne and Wear NE34 6ET CONTACT Christine Manson PHONE 0191 4568584 EMAIL ssas1957@gmail.com URL NUMBER OF MEMBERS 30 OTHER INFORMATION Society founded October 1957. Meetings held every other Thursday from September to May in Block L Lecture Theatre 19:00 –...

Western Colorado Astronomy Club

NAME Western Colorado Astronomy Club ADDRESS PO Box 40537 Grand Junction, Colorado 81504 USA CONTACT J. Douglas Grodt PHONE (970) 812-3661 EMAIL info@wcacastronomy.org URL http://www.wcacastronomy.org/ NUMBER OF MEMBERS 25 OTHER INFORMATION The Western Colorado Astronomy Club is a non-profit organization founded in 1989 and dedicated to science education. We serve the Grand Junction metro...

Astronomy Club (American University in Cairo)

NAME Astronomy Club (American University in Cairo) ADDRESS New Cairo, Egypt CONTACT Ramy PHONE 00226151000 EMAIL astronomy@aucegypt.edu   URL https://www.facebook.com/astronomyauc NUMBER OF MEMBERS 100 OTHER INFORMATION The Astronomy Club is a new club in the American University in Cairo that will help develop and create a fun and challenging environment for those who love...

Events during April's lunar eclipse

Solar and Lunar Eclipses in 2015

Two total lunar eclipses occur this year, on April 4th and September 27−28. Meanwhile, a total solar eclipse in March sweeps across remote Arctic waters on March 20th, and a partial event on September 13th is likewise poorly placed for observing. Any list of nature's grandest spectacles would certainly include eclipses of the Sun...