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2017 General Meetings: Jan 13, Feb 10, Mar 10, Apr 7, May 12

2017 Mingo Star Parties: Apr 21 & 22; May 19 & 20; Jun 23 & 24; Jul 14 & 15; Aug 11 & 12; Sep 15 & 16; Oct 14 & 28; Nov 11

2017 Wagman Star Parties: Mar 31; Apr 1; May 5 & 6; Jun 2 & 3; Jun 30; Jul 1, 28, & 29; Aug 25 & 26; Sep 9 & 23; Oct 7 & 28; Nov 4

 

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Wagman Star Party 8:00 pm
Wagman Star Party
Jul 1 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 2 @ 12:00 am
For more information, please visit our Star Party link at: http://wp.3ap.org/resources/star-parties-2/
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Full Moon
Full Moon
Jul 9 all-day
July 9 – 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 04:07 UTC.[...]
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CANCELLED: Murrysville Star Party 8:00 pm
CANCELLED: Murrysville Star Party
Jul 11 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
More information to follow. Please contact Bill Moutz for additional information.
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Mingo Star Party 6:00 pm
Mingo Star Party
Jul 14 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 15 @ 12:00 am
Moonrise: | Moonset: 11:21 | Moonrise: Sunset: 20:48 For more information, please visit our Star Party link at: http://wp.3ap.org/resources/star-parties-2/
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Mingo Star Party 6:00 pm
Mingo Star Party
Jul 15 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 16 @ 12:00 am
Moonrise: 00:08 | Moonset: 12:24 Sunset: 20:48 For more information, please visit our Star Party link at: http://wp.3ap.org/resources/star-parties-2/
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Raystown Federal Park Star Party 7:00 pm
Raystown Federal Park Star Party
Jul 22 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
More Info Coming Soon! Raystown Federal Park is requesting a Star Party for Aug 19 2017. They provide a camp site for one night for anyone who wants to stay overnight. However you must contact[...]
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New Moon
New Moon
Jul 23 all-day
July 23 – 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 09:46 UTC. This[...]
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Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower 12:00 am
Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower
Jul 28 @ 12:00 am – 1:00 am
July 28-29 – Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower. The Delta Aquarids is an average shower that can produce up to 20 meteors per hour at its peak. It is produced by debris left behind by comets[...]
Wagman Star Party 8:00 pm
Wagman Star Party
Jul 28 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 29 @ 12:00 am
For more information, please visit our Star Party link at: http://wp.3ap.org/resources/star-parties-2/
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Wagman Star Party 8:00 pm
Wagman Star Party
Jul 29 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 30 @ 12:00 am
For more information, please visit our Star Party link at: http://wp.3ap.org/resources/star-parties-2/
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Mercury at Greatest Eastern Elongation
Mercury at Greatest Eastern Elongation
Jul 30 all-day
July 30 – Mercury at Greatest Eastern Elongation. The planet Mercury reaches greatest eastern elongation of 27.2 degrees from the Sun. This is the best time to view Mercury since it will be at its[...]
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