Sussex County Astronomy Society

Your local guide for astronomical happenings



 

 

 

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Current Sun

AIA 304

Best for Filaments and Prominences

 

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Latest Image from NASA's SDO

 

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NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory!

 

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Live Sunspots

HMI Intensitygram

Best for Sunspots

 

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Latest Image from NASA's SDO

 

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NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory!

 

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New Member

Welcome

Mike Potter as our newest member!

 

 

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Welcome!

Upcoming Meetings

Milton Main Branch

  • Thursday, April 2nd, 2015 at 6:00 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

  • Guest Presentation

Milford Branch

  • Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 6:00 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

 

Upcoming Events

 

April

3rd & 4th - Easter Weekend Outreach Event

  • WHO: Open to the public
  • WHAT: Jupiter, Nearly Full Moon, & Other bright objects
  • WHERE: On the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk at Rehoboth Avenue
  • WHEN: Friday, April 3rd & Saturday, April 4th 2015
    • Two day event
    • Setup ~7:00 PM
    • Public viewing from 7:30 PM - Whenever

24th - NASA Wallops Outreach Event

  • WHO: Open to the public
  • WHAT: Jupiter, Waning Gibbous Moon, & Other bright objects
  • WHERE: NASA Wallops Visitor Center
  • WHEN: Friday, April 24th 2015
    • Setup ~6:00 PM
    • Public viewing from 7:00 - 9:00 PM

May

29th - NASA Wallops Astronomy Night - Saturn

  • WHO: Open to the public
  • WHAT: Saturn, Jupiter, Venus, Waxing Gibbous Moon, & other objects
  • WHERE: NASA Wallops Visitor Center
  • WHEN: Friday, May 29th, 2015
    • Setup ~6:00 PM
    • Public viewing from 7:00 - 9:00 PM

 

For a listing of all upcoming events, visit the News & Events page!

 

 

 

 

 

Click HERE for the NASA's Wallops Launch Schedule

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clear Sky Chart for Milton, DE

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