Discover the wonderful worlds above us.
The City of Albuquerque and The Albuquerque Astronomical Society (TAAS) are pleased to be co-hosting a public star party.
Hear a special presentation by Tom Prettyman, a co-investigator on the NASA Dawn mission and team lead for Dawn’s Gamma Ray and Neutron Detector (GRaND).
- 6 p.m. - Telecope set up on the patio
- 7 p.m. - "Vesta in Perspective; First Glimpses of Ceres" presentation by Tom Prettyman in Kiva Room
- 9 p.m. - Green laser guided constellation tour
Arrive early to park and become accustomed to the dark.
Please use only red flashlights and headlamps to preserve night vision.