Sussex County Astronomy Society

Your local guide for astronomical happenings



 

 

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Welcome

Mike Potter as our newest member!

 

 

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Upcoming Meetings:

Milton Main Branch

Thursday, March 5th, 2015 from 6:00-7:30 PM

 

Milton Public Library

121 Union Street, Milton, DE

 

Meeting topics to include:

  • What's in the night sky for the month of March
  • Update on future events
  • Videos and websites of interest will be discussed

Milford Branch

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 from 6:00-7:30 PM

 

Avenue United Methodist Church

20 North Church Street, Milford, DE 19963

 

Meeting topics to include:

  • What's in the night sky for the month of March
  • Update on future events
  • The Planets: Part Two - Earth & Mars

Upcoming Events

Star gazing at Wallops! We will be at Wallops Island Friday, February 6th, 2015 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM, along with many visitors, for the first public star gazing night of the year. We have teamed up with the wonderful people at NASA to be a part of many new and exciting public astronomy nights. Check back for times a dates!

 

NASA's Wallops Flight Facility Launch Schedule:

(All dates & times subject to change)

Mission: Peregrine Test Flight

Date: March 11-14, 2015

Time: 6:45-9:00 AM

Vehicle: Talos-Terrier-Peregrine

Type: Suborbital

Mission: RockSat-X

Date:  March 27 - 29, 2015

Time:  6:00-9:00 AM

Vehicle: Terrier-Improved Malemute

Type:  Suborbital

 

For the latest news from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility, click HERE!

 

Clear Sky Chart for Milton, DE

Click the image for more details!