Category Archives: Sun Observing Parties

Mercury Transit – Monday May 9th

UPDATE – 5/9 @ 12:10 pm –  APL Astro Event CANCELLED due to inclement weather.  See http://www.nasa.gov/transit for great views! UPDATE – 5/9 @ 8:20 am  Weather not looking good.  You must be able to see distinct shadows for us … Read the rest of this entry

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Solar Viewing – TODAY 15 Sep by Gazebo on Central Green

Solar viewing today by one of the Gazebos in Central Green (Tuesday, Sep 15, 2015) from around noon to around one pm.  Come out and see a few sunspots along with some spicules and prominences if we are lucky!  Bring … Read the rest of this entry

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Solar Star Party – canceled

What: Solar Observing Where: Building 1 Main Cafeteria Patio When: Tuesday, Nov. 20, noon to 1:00 pm The weather is looking very cloudy on Tuesday. So I have CANCELED this solar observing party. HMH 11/19/12 4pm. Come view the Sun, … Read the rest of this entry

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Solar Star Party

The skies are clear enough, so come on ’round! We’ll have 4 ‘scopes out. What: Solar Observing Where: Building 200 Cafeteria Patio When: Tuesday, Oct. 16, noon to 1:00 pm Come view the Sun, our very own star, with the … Read the rest of this entry

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Solar Star Party

What: Solar Observing Where: Building 1, Main Cafeteria Patio When: Tuesday, Sept. 18, noon to 1:00 pm Come view the Sun, our very own star, with the APL Astronomy Club. Count sunspots, see faculae and plages and maybe granulation and … Read the rest of this entry

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Solar Star Party

What: Solar Observing Where: Building 200 Cafeteria Patio When: Tuesday, July 31, noon to 1:00 pm In conjunction with the RBSP Teachers’ Workshop. Come view the Sun, our very own star, with the APL Astronomy Club. Count sunspots, see faculae … Read the rest of this entry

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Venus Transit Party

What: Venus Transit Party, talk and viewing Where: Bldg 200 lobby When: Tuesday, June 5, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm The weather will be OK for viewing (50-60% cloud cover) (June 5, 2 pm EDT; this is the final weather … Read the rest of this entry

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Solar Star Party May 15, bldg 200

What: Solar Observing Where: Building 200 Cafeteria Patio When: Tuesday, May 15, noon to 1:00 pm Come view the Sun, our very own star, with the APL Astronomy Club. Count sunspots, see faculae and plages and maybe granulation and spicules, … Read the rest of this entry

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MOVED Solar Star Party, Bldg 1 Main Cafeteria patio

What: Solar Observing Where: Building 1 Main Cafeteria Patio When: Tuesday, April 17, noon to 1:00 pm Come view the Sun, our very own star, with the APL Astronomy Club. Count sunspots, see faculae and plages and maybe granulation and … Read the rest of this entry

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CANCELED Solar Star Party, Mar. 20, Bldg 1 main cafeteria patio

Canceled What: Solar Observing Where: Building 1 Main Cafeteria Patio When: Tuesday, March 20, noon to 1:00 pm Come view the Sun, our very own star, with the APL Astronomy Club. Count sunspots, see faculae and plages and maybe granulation … Read the rest of this entry

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