The public is invited to view the moon through Missouri University of Science and Technology’s 16-inch telescope on Friday, Oct. 7. The Missouri S&T Observatory will open its doors at 8 p.m. The sky must be clear for observing. The session length will vary.
The observatory will offer an additional opportunity to view the moon and Jupiter at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4. Viewing is subject to weather conditions.
Built in 1973, the Missouri S&T Observatory is adjacent to the university’s Stonehenge replica on Highway 63 North, north of V.H. McNutt Hall and west of St. Patrick’s Lane.
For more information contact Dr. John L. Schmitt, associate professor of physics at Missouri S&T, at 573-341-4369 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.