Public Nights at the Georgia Tech Observatory

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday October 18, 2018
      7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Howey Physics Building, 837 State St NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30332
  • Phone:
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  • Fee(s):
    N/A
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Contact

Dr. James R. Sowell
jim.sowell@physics.gatech.edu
404-385-1294 (Office)

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Public Nights at the Georgia Tech Observatory are back!

Full Summary: Public nights at the Georgia Tech Observatory are back Thursdays 2018-2019!  A talk will be given about thirty minutes after the Public Night begins.

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  • 2018 Public Nights Poster 2018 Public Nights Poster
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Public nights at the Georgia Tech Observatory are back for 2018-2019! The observatory will be open one Thursday each month for people to observe various celestial bodies. A talk will be given about thirty minutes after the Public Night begins.

Series Schedule

Sep.20, 8-10:30  Moon, Saturn, Mars

Oct.18, 7:30-10  Moon, Mars

Nov.15, 7-9  Moon, Mars

Dec.13, 7-9  Moon, Mars

Jan.17, 7-9  Moon, Orion Nebula

Feb.14, 7-9  Moon, Orion Nebula

March 14, 8-10:30  Moon, Orion Nebula

Apr.11, 8:30-11  Moon, Star Cluster

If you park in a campus Visitor Lot, please pay the fee upon arrival.

The Public Night is contingent on clear weather. Potential closures and driving directions are on the official website

 

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Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

College of Sciences, School of Physics

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
Categories
Other/Miscellaneous
Keywords
College of Sciences, School of Physics, jim sowell, observatory, public night, astronomy
Status
  • Created By: mrosten3
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Aug 22, 2018 - 2:24pm
  • Last Updated: Aug 22, 2018 - 4:01pm