Announcements

  • The General Public is welcome for AMS Weatherfest!

    Event on 2017-01-22 posted 11 months ago

    Even if you are not part of the SAS outreach team, you are invited to come see the Eclipse Exhibit and all the other exhibits at Weatherfest 2017

  • Cancellation for Green Lake Star Party

    Event on 2017-01-07 posted 11 months ago

    This Green Lake Star Party (outreach event) scheduled for Jan 07, 2017, 06:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • Cancellation for Paramount Park Star Party

    Event on 2017-01-07 posted 11 months ago

    This Paramount Park Star Party (outreach event) scheduled for Jan 07, 2017, 06:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • Wayne Hixson Wins Our AP Contest!

    posted 12 months ago

     

    Congratulations to Wayne Hixson for winning our Winter 2016 Astrophotography Contest. His image of the Witch's Broom/Western Veil Nebula will grace our social media's cover photos for the season! Thank you, contestants and voters, for participating!

    Image details:
    Object: NGC 6960 (Witch's Broom, Western Veil)
    Date Taken: June 28, 2016
    Location: North Seattle (Home)
    Telescope: TeleVue NP127is
    Mount: Astro-Physics AP1100
    Camera: QSI 690
    Exposure: 220 minutes. 11x600 H-a, 11x600 O-III (Astrodon filters)
    Captured, calibrated, stacked and aligned with MaximDL
    Processed with StarTools 1.4 (Windows 10) using Bicolor technique - H-a:Red, O-III:Blue, and 50/50 H-a/O-III:Green

  • Reminder for Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Event on 2016-12-13 posted about 1 year ago

    This is just a friendly reminder that the Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting (astrophotography event) is scheduled for Dec 13, 2016, 07:00 PM. Please come out and join us!