Monthly Archives: October 2011

Orionid capture during time lapse sequence

This past weekend I was out at Seneca Rocks, West Virginia. We had awesomely clear skies Saturday night (and the temps dropped to right about 20 F by morning – brrrr!), but I managed to get two time lapse sequences … Read the rest of this entry

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Orionids peak Oct 22 early AM

Orionid Meteor Shower: This year should be great for the Orionid meteor shower! Earth is about to pass through a stream of debris from Halley’s comet, source of the annual Orionid meteor shower. Forecasters expect the shower to peak on … Read the rest of this entry

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November 16 monthly meeting

What: APL Astronomy Club monthly meeting Where: Gibson Library room L-2 When: Wednesday, November 16, noon to 1:00 pm Open to anyone with an interest in Astronomy. This month’s topics: Equipment purchases, club projects, reports on the Nov 4th Star … Read the rest of this entry

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Friends & Family Star Party Nov. 4, 2011

The weather forcast is for clear skies.  We are GO for the star party 🙂   See you there! The APL Astronomy Club’s fall Friends & Family Star Party will be held November 4th, starting at 6:30 pm (club telescope … Read the rest of this entry

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October meeting 2011

What: APL Astronomy Club monthly meeting Where: Gibson Library room L-2 When: October 19, noon to 1:00 pm Open to anyone with an interest in Astronomy. Topics: APL Star Party November 4th; Member Observing Reports, including an update on Mark … Read the rest of this entry

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