Sunrise Star Party & Meteor Shower

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Type: Star Party

Keywords: Star Party Sunrise Mt Rainier Np Meteor Shower

Held on: Aug 11, 2015 (Tue) at 04:00 PM to Aug 13, 2015 (Thu) at 03:00 PM

Sunset Times:

  • Official at 08:24 PM
  • Civil at 08:57 PM
  • Nautical at 09:40 PM
  • Astronomical at 10:28 PM

Location: 46.914038, -121.640799

Event Coordinator: David W. Ingram

A star party and meteor shower watch is scheduled August 11-13th at Sunrise Visitor Center, Mt Rainier National Park.  Puget Sound astronomers are encouraged to join this semi-private event.  Since this is the first star party of this type for Mt Rainier NP, only area amateur astronomers are being invited.  There is no general promotion of this event to the general public.  If the event goes according to plan and meets the objectives set by the Park officials, a second event (Sept 8-10) will be planned and promoted with the general public invited. Admission is limited to that charged to enter the Park.

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Latitude 46.9142001, Longitude -121.64132

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Summary

Number of Supporters: 6

Number of Attendees: 150

Number of Telescopes: 6

Duration (hours): 5.0

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joshumax joshumax is planning on participating.

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Mark Vinup Mark Vinup is planning on participating.