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2019 General Meetings: Jan 11, Feb 8, Mar 8, Apr 12, May 10

2019 Mingo Star Parties: Apr 27; May 24 & 25; Jun 21 & 22; Jul 12 & 13; Aug 9 & 10; Sep 20 & 21; Oct 25 & 26; Nov 9

2019 Wagman Star Parties: Jan 20 (Total Lunar Eclipse); Apr 13 & 27; May 17 & 18; Jun 7 & 8; Jul 12, & 13; Aug 9 & 10; Sep 6, 7, & 21; Oct 5 & 19; Nov 2

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New Moon
New Moon
May 4 all-day
May 4 – 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 22:46 UTC. This[...]
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Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower
Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower
May 6 – May 7 all-day
May 6-7 – Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower. The Eta Aquarids is an above average shower capable of producing up to 60 meteors per hour at its peak. Most of the activity is seen in the[...]
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AAAP Meeting 7:30 pm
AAAP Meeting
May 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
General Business Meeting & Annual Officer Elections Guest speaker and topic: Steve Quick presents, “Light Mapping Pittsburgh”
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CANCELLED: Wagman Star Party 8:30 pm
CANCELLED: Wagman Star Party
May 17 @ 8:30 pm – 11:45 pm
CANCELLED due to inclement weatherFor 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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Full Moon & Blue Moon
Full Moon & Blue Moon
May 18 all-day
May 18 – Full Moon & Blue 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[...]
Wagman Star Party 8:30 pm
Wagman Star Party
May 18 @ 8:30 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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State Street Elementary (PRIVATE EVENT) 10:30 am
State Street Elementary (PRIVATE EVENT)
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
This is a private event. If you would like to volunteer, please contact the 3AP organizer. 3AP Organizer: Fred Klein ( ffk@fredkleinastro.com)
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Mingo Star Party 8:45 pm
Mingo Star Party
May 24 @ 8:45 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 8:45 pm
Mingo Star Party
May 25 @ 8:45 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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