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Reminder for Globe at Night August Observing Campaign

Posted over 3 years ago

Calling all SAS members. Can you help make an astronomical observation from home or your favorite observing site by August 19th?

The Globe at Night program is an international citizen-science campaign to raise public awareness of the impact of light pollution by inviting citizen-scientists to measure their night sky brightness and submit their observations from a computer or smart phone.

This month’s targets are the constellations Cygnus and Hercules. You can find details here: https://www.globeatnight.org/5-steps.php

Globe at Night August Observing Campaign

Details

Public

Type: Visual Observing

Held on: Aug 10, 2020 (Mon) at 06:00 PM to Aug 19, 2020 (Wed) at 06:00 AM

Speaker: You get to observe!

Location:

Event Coordinator: John McLaren

Overview

Globe at Night is an international citizen-science campaign to raise public awareness of the impact of light pollution by inviting citizen-scientists to measure & submit their night sky brightness observations. It's easy to get involved - all you need is computer or smart phone & follow these 6 Simple Steps!