ACA Calendar of Events
2017-18
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ACA Telescopes on the Lawn
for Earth and Sky and Astronomy Night The Public is invited!

April 21, Saturday, 7:30-10:30 PM at RPSEC
Moon rise set: 1036-0003 Waxing Crescent 1st Quarter Moon


Members of the Astronomy Club of Augusta will host
naked-eye, binocular, and telescope observing
of the moon, planets, and stars this evening on the Lawn.

Bring what YOU have of
planisphere, binoculars, telescope, 2 towels, a lawn chair...
We will also have telescopes available for the public to look through.

Wear socks & shoes, layered clothing.


April 15-21, 2018
This year's spring National Astronomy Day also coincides with International Dark Sky Week
http://astronomy.com/astronomy-day/2018/03/national-astronomy-day-2018
http://www.darksky.org






Beginners to experts can benefit
from the abundance of knowledge, skill, and enthusiasm
at our local meetings and star parties.
Astronomy is not a simple sport. Get help to get good.
Go to our Membership page, and become a member now.


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Planning ahead?
Google search and download Virtual Moon Atlas for free before you come.
On the right, click Ephemeris. Set date (2018 01 19) and time (20 (8PM)). Click Compute.
Click Information. Type in your Crater... Information about it will appear.
It will show it on the moon on the left. Hover with cursor and enlarge for more detail.

Check out Stellarium, a free open source planetarium for your computer. Download for free before you come.

Click to learn more about Light Pollution and the IDA, International Dark-Sky Association



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