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2020 General Meetings: Jan 10, Feb 14, Mar 13, Apr 10, May 8, Sep 11, Oct 9, Nov 13

2020 Mingo Star Parties: Apr 24 & 25; May 15 & 16; Jun 19 & 20; Jul 17 & 18; Aug 7 & 8; Sep 11 & 12; Oct 23 & 24; Nov 14

2020 Wagman Star Parties: Apr 3 & 4; May 1, 2, 29 & 30; Jun 26 & 27; Jul 24 & 25; Aug 21 & 22; Sep 5 & 26; Oct 10 & 24; Nov 7

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Wagman Star Party 7:45 pm
Wagman Star Party
Sep 6 @ 7:45 pm – 11:45 pm
For more information, please visit our Star Party link at: http://wp.3ap.org/resources/star-parties/Wagman Observatory Phone: (724)224-2510For Moonset, Moonrise, and Sunset times, please visit the Time and Date website at:https://www.timeanddate.com/
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Wagman Star Party (Dark Sky) 7:45 pm
Wagman Star Party (Dark Sky)
Sep 7 @ 7:45 pm – 11:45 pm
For more information, please visit our Star Party link at: http://wp.3ap.org/resources/star-parties/Wagman Observatory Phone: (724)224-2510For Moonset, Moonrise, and Sunset times, please visit the Time and Date website at:https://www.timeanddate.com/
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Neptune at Opposition
Neptune at Opposition
Sep 9 all-day
September 9 – Neptune at Opposition. The blue giant planet will be at its closest approach to Earth and its face will be fully illuminated by the Sun. It will be brighter than any other[...]
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AAAP Meeting 7:30 pm
AAAP Meeting @ TBD
Sep 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
General Business Meeting Guest speaker and topic: Siska De Baerdemaeker presents (TBD)
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Full Moon
Full Moon
Sep 14 all-day
September 14 – Full Moon. The Moon will be located on the opposite side of the Earth as the Sun and its face will be will be fully illuminated. This phase occurs at 04:34 UTC.[...]
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Mingo Star Party 7:30 pm
Mingo Star Party
Sep 20 @ 7:30 pm – 11:45 pm
For more information, please visit our Star Party link at: http://wp.3ap.org/resources/star-parties/ Mingo Observatory Phone: (724)348-6150 Please Note: Safe solar observing begins approximately 2 hours prior to the event start time, with a break until dark[...]
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Mingo Star Party 7:30 pm
Mingo Star Party
Sep 21 @ 7:30 pm – 11:45 pm
For more information, please visit our Star Party link at: http://wp.3ap.org/resources/star-parties/ Mingo Observatory Phone: (724)348-6150 Please Note: Safe solar observing begins approximately 2 hours prior to the event start time, with a break until dark[...]
Wagman Star Party 7:30 pm
Wagman Star Party
Sep 21 @ 7:30 pm – 11:45 pm
For more information, please visit our Star Party link at: http://wp.3ap.org/resources/star-parties/Wagman Observatory Phone: (724)224-2510For Moonset, Moonrise, and Sunset times, please visit the Time and Date website at:https://www.timeanddate.com/
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September Equinox
September Equinox
Sep 23 all-day
September 23 – September Equinox. The September equinox occurs at 07:50 UTC. The Sun will shine directly on the equator and there will be nearly equal amounts of day and night throughout the world. This[...]
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New Moon
New Moon
Sep 28 all-day
September 28 – New Moon. The Moon will located on the same side of the Earth as the Sun and will not be visible in the night sky. This phase occurs at 18:26 UTC. This[...]
CANCELLED Bethel Park Community Center Star Party 7:00 pm
CANCELLED Bethel Park Community Center Star Party
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
CANCELLED due to inclement weather Presentation at 7:15pm, sky viewing to follow Please Note: This event will take place in Millennium Park 3AP Contact: Tim Kelly (t.m.kelly349@gmail.com)
CANCELLED Murrysville Community Park Star Party 7:00 pm
CANCELLED Murrysville Community Park Star Party
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
CANCELLED: Due to inclement weather, tonight’s star party has been cancelled. Exact times and locations are still TBD 3AP Contact: Bill Moutz (sailboat25@verizon.net)
Kunkle Park Star Party 7:00 pm
Kunkle Park Star Party
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
3AP Contact: Terry Trees (treest@comcast.net) This star gazing party is scheduled to start at dusk, WEATHER PERMITTING. Kunkle Park is located behind the Washington Township Municipal Building. For GPS users, that’s 285 Pine Run Church[...]
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