Tag: moon

View the moon at UMR’s Observatory Nov. 16

Posted by on November 9, 2007

The moon will be visible after sunset on Friday, Nov. 16, and amateur astronomers, curious skywatchers and the general public will be able to view it through the University of Missouri-Rolla Observatory’s 16-inch telescope. Viewing is subject to weather conditions.

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UMR Observatory to host Visitors’ Night Oct. 19

Posted by on October 10, 2007

The moon will be visible after sunset on Friday, Oct. 19, and amateur astronomers, curious skywatchers and the general public will be able to view them through the University of Missouri-Rolla Observatory’s 16-inch telescope.

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View the sky Friday evening

Posted by on September 18, 2007

The University of Missouri-Rolla physics department is sponsoring a Visitors’ Night at the UMR Observatory beginning at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21. The moon and Jupiter will be visible through the university’s 16-inch telescope.

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The moon and Saturn to be viewed at UMR Observatory

Posted by on April 26, 2007

The moon and Saturn will be visible after sunset on Friday, April 27, and amateur astronomers and curious skywatchers will be able to view them through the University of Missouri-Rolla Observatory’s 16-inch telescope.

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UMR observatory to host Visitors’ Night March 23

Posted by on March 20, 2007

The moon and Saturn will be visible after sunset on Friday, March 23, and amateur astronomers and curious skywatchers will be able to view them through the University of Missouri-Rolla Observatory’s 16-inch telescope.

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UMR Observatory to host three Visitors’ Nights this spring

Posted by on February 22, 2007

The moon and Saturn will be visible after sunset on Friday, Feb. 23, and amateur astronomers and curious skywatchers will be able to view them through the University of Missouri-Rolla Observatory’s 16-inch telescope.

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UMR Observatory to host three Visitors’ Nights this fall

Posted by on August 25, 2006

The moon and Jupiter will be visible after sunset on Friday, Sept. 1, and amateur astronomers and curious skywatchers will be able to view them through the University of Missouri-Rolla Observatory’s 16-inch telescope.

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View the moon, Mars and Saturn at UMR Observatory Friday

Posted by on April 5, 2006

The University of Missouri-Rolla physics department will host a Visitors’ Night at UMR’s astronomical observatory at 9 p.m. Friday, April 7. The public is invited to view the moon, Mars and Saturn through the observatory’s 16-inch telescope.

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UMR to host Visitors’ Night at observatory March 3

Posted by on February 27, 2006

The University of Missouri-Rolla physics department will host a Visitors’ Night at UMR’s astronomical observatory at 8 p.m. Friday, March 3. The public is invited to view the moon, Mars and Saturn through the observatory’s 16-inch telescope.

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View moon and planets at UMR Observatory

Posted by on January 25, 2006

For a good view of features on the moon or a sighting of Saturn’s rings, look no further than the University of Missouri-Rolla Observatory. The observatory will host three Visitors’ Nights during the current semester, including one at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 3.        

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