Star Party Events

Third Quarter Moon Star Party

Default event

SAS-Members Only

Type: Star Party

Keywords: Star Party

Held on: Jul 15, 2017 (Sat) at 09:00 PM to Jul 15, 2017 (Sat) at 11:59 PM

Sunset Times:

  • Official at 09:00 PM
  • Civil at 09:38 PM
  • Nautical at 10:30 PM
  • Astronomical at 11:40 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, July 15, 2017, at 9:00 p.m. if weather permits.

Additional Moon and Sun Information

Shown in date ascending order.

  • JUL
    15

    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

  • JUL
    22

    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, July 22, from 9 PM to 11:55 PM. Join us as we look up and ... more

  • AUG
    12

    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

  • 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

Shown in date descending order.

  • JUN
    24

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM SAS Members Only

    The "members only" Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party will be held on Saturday, Jun 24, from 9 PM to 1 AM. Join us as we take in the monthly, celestial view from reasonably dark skies. We stargaze ... more

  • JUN
    17

    Third Quarter Moon Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This Third Quarter Moon Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Jun 17, 2017, 09:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • MAY
    27

    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, May 27, from 9 PM to 11:55 PM. Join us as we look up and ... more

  • MAY
    20

    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

  • APR
    29

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Apr 29, 2017, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.