Star Party Events

Third Quarter Moon Star Party

Default event

SAS-Members Only

Type: Star Party

Keywords: Star Party

Held on: Nov 11, 2017 (Sat) at 06:00 PM to Nov 11, 2017 (Sat) at 10:59 PM

Sunset Times:

  • Official at 04:36 PM
  • Civil at 05:09 PM
  • Nautical at 05:46 PM
  • Astronomical at 06:22 PM

Location: Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead

Event Coordinator: Dan Knight

This star party offers another opportunity each month to observe under a dark sky. It's open to all SAS members but is specifically designed to orient new members to dark-sky protocol. Although dark-sky etiquette is expected (see below), experienced members will be on hand to help newcomers learn the ropes.

The Third Quarter Star Party is for SAS members only and will be on Saturday, November 11, 2017, at 8:00 p.m. if weather permits.

Additional Moon and Sun Information

Shown in date ascending order.

  • NOV
    11

    Third Quarter Moon Star Party

    Sat at 06:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This star party offers another opportunity each month to observe under a dark sky. It's open to all SAS members but is specifically designed to orient new members to dark-sky protocol. Although dark-sky ... more

  • NOV
    18

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

    Always scheduled on the closest Saturday to the New Moon, our next Members-only Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party will be held on Saturday, November 18, from 8 PM to 11:55 PM. Join us as we look up ... more

  • DEC
    09

    Third Quarter Moon Star Party

    Sat at 07:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This star party offers another opportunity each month to observe under a dark sky. It's open to all SAS members but is specifically designed to orient new members to dark-sky protocol. Although dark-sky ... more

  • DEC
    16

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

    Always scheduled on the closest Saturday to the New Moon, our next Members-only Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party will be held on Saturday, December 16, from 8 PM to 11:55 PM. Join us as we look up ... more

Shown in date descending order.

  • OCT
    21

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Oct 21, 2017, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather. The next Members Only RMT SP is scheduled for Saturday, Nov 18, 2017.

  • OCT
    14

    Third Quarter Moon Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This star party offers another opportunity each month to observe under a dark sky. It's open to all SAS members but is specifically designed to orient new members to dark-sky protocol. Although dark-sky ... more

  • SEP
    23

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

    Always scheduled on the closest Saturday to the New Moon, our next Members-only Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party will be held on Saturday, September 23, from 8 PM to 11:55 PM. Join us as we look up ... more

  • SEP
    16

    Third Quarter Moon Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This star party offers another opportunity each month to observe under a dark sky. It's open to all SAS members but is specifically designed to orient new members to dark-sky protocol. Although dark-sky ... more

  • AUG
    19

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM SAS Members Only

    Always scheduled on the closest Saturday to the New Moon, our next Members-only Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party will be held on Saturday, August 19, from 9 PM to 11:55 PM. Join us as we look up ... more