Southern Stars now offers an updated app for satellite observers using Apple devices. Formerly known as Satellite Safari, Orbitrack ($4.99) includes a host of new features to track the orbital path of more than 3,500 satellites.
NAME Utah Valley Astronomy Club ADDRESS 437 East 1930 North Orem, Utah 84097 USA CONTACT David Moulton PHONE EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org URL http://uvac.us NUMBER OF MEMBERS 180 OTHER INFORMATION UVAC is a new astronomy club in the Utah County area of central Utah. We hold monthly meetings and both public and private star parties.
Sky & Telescope magazine predicts that the Perseid shower will be at its peak late on Sunday night, August 12th, and early morning on the 13th.
Celestron announces its flagship astrograph, the 36 cm Rowe-Ackermann Schmidt Astrograph ($12,995). This 14-inch, f/2.2 optical system is designed to record pinpoint stars across a 60-mm image circle.
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Early on July 31st, the planet Mars will be closer to Earth than at any time in the past 15 years. It's bright and unmistakable in the southwestern sky after evening twilight.
Willmann-Bell releases The Night Sky Observer’s Guide Volume 4: The Glories of the Milky Way to -54° by George Robert Kepple ($34.95).
NAME Glacial Lakes Astronomers and Stargazers Society ADDRESS 13653 County Road 25 Villard, MN 56385 USA CONTACT Mark Yorkovich PHONE 3204912647 EMAIL email@example.com URL http://glaciallakesastro.com NUMBER OF MEMBERS 4 OTHER INFORMATION We are a small club in rural Minnesota that holds monthly, very well-attended public stargazing at a local state park. We have picked up…
The night sky's two brightest object — the Moon and Venus — will appear dramatically close together after sunset on Sunday, July 15th.
One of the most popular planetarium apps for Apple devices gets a big update. SkySafari 6 (starting at $2.99) once again expands the usefulness of this popular app.
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Willmann-Bell releases the 5th volume of Annals of the Deep Sky: A Survey of Galactic and Extragalactic Objects by Jeff Kanipe and Dennis Webb ($24.95). The series continues to be the most up-to-date and comprehensive observing guide available in the 21st century.
NAME General Motors Astronomy Club ADDRESS 13665 Hibner Rd Hartland, MI 48353 USA CONTACT Jim Goodall PHONE +1 586 709 5888 EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org URL http://www.gmastronomyclub.com NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION The General Motors Astronomy Club (GMAC) is a non-profit organization, dedicated to sharing the night sky with the public and encouraging youth education in…
NAME Branched Oak Observatory ADDRESS 14300 NW 98th Street Raymond, Nebraska, 68428 USA CONTACT Matthew Anderson PHONE 402-480-5515 EMAIL email@example.com URL http://branchedoakobservatory.com NUMBER OF MEMBERS 18 OTHER INFORMATION Branched Oak Observatory is non-profit organization that features a unique star park 25 miles northwest of Lincoln, Nebraska where you can meet with astronomy enthusiasts and…
iOptron now offers piers for observatories. Each Permanent Pier is capable of supporting loads of up to 163 kg (360 lb) and is available in three heights: 600-mm (23½-inches) for $448, 800-mm for $478, and 900-mm costing $498.
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Enjoy this excerpt from CHASING NEW HORIZONS: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto, by Alan Stern and David Grinspoon. Stay tuned for a full review in our December 2018 issue.
NAME Amateur Astronomers Club ADDRESS Istanbul University Astronomy and Space Sciences Department Istanbul 34126 Turkey CONTACT Cagdas Koc PHONE +905318140648 EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org URL http://www.aak.istanbul NUMBER OF MEMBERS 100 OTHER INFORMATION In 1991, Istanbul University Faculty of Sciences Astronomy and Space Sciences Department Amateur Astronomers Club which was founded by students, is one of Turkey's…
A short take on astronomy news finds a cosmic butterfly testing theories of galactic evolution, a new idea for the formation of Mars's moons, and the discovery of a stellar thief that survived a supernova explosion.
The just-launched Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) could soon provide the breakthrough identification of dozens of potentially habitable exoplanets right in our cosmic backyard
NAME Grupo de Estudos Astronômicos de Iguaraçu – PR (GEAI) ADDRESS Rua: Antenor Tenente Nº 32 Bairro: Jardim Bela Vista Rua: José Ribeiro Nº 71 Bairro: Centro Iguaraçu, Paraná 86750-000 Brazil CONTACT Lucas Fiori Fiori Izaias PHONE +55 014 (44) 98436-1109 EMAIL email@example.com URL https://www.facebook.com/groups/GEAI.Astronomia NUMBER OF MEMBERS 5439 OTHER INFORMATION O Grupo de Estudos Astronômicos de…
The editors of Sky & Telescope report experiences from last weekend's Northeast Astronomy Forum (NEAF) in Suffern, New York — one of the busiest years ever for the world's biggest astronomy trade show.
NAME monajembashi qom ADDRESS moallem St, Ruhollah Sq, qom 37156-14551 Iran CONTACT matin najarzadeh PHONE +989127469661 EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org URL http://monajembashingo.ir/ NUMBER OF MEMBERS 150 OTHER INFORMATION Non-Governmental organization Astro Tourism Astro Tour Astro Guide Astrophotography Stargazing Planetarium
QHYCCD announces another addition to its COLDMOS camera series, the QHY367C ($4,399), a 14-bit, full-frame CMOS camera for deep-sky astrophotography.
NAME Cangar Observatorium ADDRESS Candi lontar 43b/36 Surabaya, east Java Indonesia Batu, ndonesia CONTACT Martin Marthadinata PHONE 6281331118325 EMAIL email@example.com URL NUMBER OF MEMBERS 10 OTHER INFORMATION Cangar is the one of ideal for observing for nighsky,from mount Arjuna welirang Highland,far from light pollutions