Patterson Observatory Public Night

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6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Event Description:

The Patterson Observatory and the Huachuca Astronomy Club invite you to a public viewing of the night sky. Weather permitting, you will be able to view the heavens with the 20-inch Patterson Telescope and other instruments. Among possible sights are craters of the crescent moon, gas giant planets Uranus and Neptune, double stars, various star clusters, nebula, planetary nebula and distant galaxies.

Please note this event depends on the weather. The telescope dome cannot be opened during rainfall, high winds and total overcast. Events could be cancelled due to weather conditions.

When: 6 p.m.
Where: Patterson Observatory, University of Arizona South, Sierra Vista campus, 1140 N. Colombo Dr. A map is available here.
Admission: Free
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-432-6099,

Patterson Observatory
1040 N COLOMBO Ave
Sierra Vista, AZ 85635 United States
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