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Wagman Moonrise Star Party – Saturday, September 29th at 7:15pm

Come see the planets Venus, Mars, Saturn and Jupiter. Watch the Moonrise at 10:10 PM. It’s all part of the show during the September Moonrise Star Party sponsored by the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh.

Observe the Hercules Cluster, the Ring Nebula and the Andromeda Galaxy. Uranus and Neptune will be available for observing later that evening. This event is scheduled for Saturday, September 29 starting about 7:15 PM EDT.

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Wagman Observatory Star Party – Saturday September 15th at 7:30pm

Come see the planets Saturn, Venus, Jupiter, Mars and the Six Day Old Moon. It’s all part of the show during the September Star Party sponsored by the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh.

Observe the Hercules Cluster, the Ring Nebula and the Andromeda Galaxy. This event is scheduled for Saturday, September 15 starting about 7:30 PM EDT.

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Saturday, Sept 8th’s Mingo Star Party has been CANCELLED Due to Weather

Due to the threat of flooding in the park, Saturday’s event has been cancelled

Mingo Observatory Star Parties on September 7th & 8th

UPDATE: Due to the threat of flooding in the park, Saturday’s event has been cancelled

 

The Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh invites you to a Star Party at Mingo Creek Park Observatory (Located in Mingo Creek Park, Mansion Hill Extension, past Shelter 10) in Washington County, PA. Phone #: 724-348-6150

Dates: Friday & Saturday, September 7 & 8
Time of Safe Solar Observing: 6:00 PM
Time of Night Sky Observing: approximately 8:15 PM

Weather Permitting for Observing – Planetarium Presentations occur rain or shine

Star Party events in September will consist of the following:

* Safe observing of the Sun beginning approximately two hours before sunset.

*After dusk observe the wonders of Read more