Patterson Observatory Public Nights

1140 N. Colombo Dr.
Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
(520) 458-8278 x2129
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Event Start
6:30 PM on Oct 22, 2020
Event End
8:00 PM on Oct 22, 2020

View the night sky with the 20-inch Ritchey-Chretien telescope and other instruments at the Patterson Observatory, weather permitting. Sponsored by the Patterson Observatory and the Huachcua Astronomy Club, these public nights provide viewers with possible sights of craters of the crescent moon, gas giant planets Uranus and Neptune, double stars, various star clusters, nebula, planetary nebula and distant galaxies.

When: 6:30 PM, September 24

Where: Patterson Observatory, University of Arizona South, Sierra Vista Campus, 1140 N. Colombo Dr., Sierra Vista, AZ. 85635

Admission: Free

Information: (520) 458-8278 x2129,


Event Start
6:30 PM on Thursday, October 22, 2020
Event End
8:00 PM on Thursday, October 22, 2020
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Please note this event depends on the weather. The telescope dome cannot be opened during rainfall or high winds and the event could be cancelled due to weather conditions.

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The Patterson Observatory is located at the University of Arizona South Campus. 

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