Patterson Observatory Public Night

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Event Start
7:15 PM on Apr 3, 2014

The Patterson Observatory and the Huachuca Astronomy Club invite you to a public viewing of the night sky.

You will be able to view the heavens with the 20-inch Patterson Telescope and other instruments. Among possible sights are craters of the crescent moon, gas giant planets Uranus and Neptune, double stars, various star clusters, nebula, planetary nebula and distant galaxies.

Please note: start times change with sunset times. All events depend on the weather. The telescope dome cannot be opened during rainfall, high winds or total overcast. Events could be cancelled due to weather conditions.

Public Nights are also scheduled for the following dates:
May 1 at 7:30 p.m.
June 5 at 8:00 p.m.

Event Start
7:15 PM on Thursday, April 3, 2014
Patterson Observatory, University of Arizona South campus, 1140 N. Colombo Dr

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