Viewing Mars at it's Best: The Dec 8th Opposition

Details

Online Public

Type: General Meetings

Held on: Nov 16, 2022 (Wed) at 07:00 PM to Nov 16, 2022 (Wed) at 08:30 PM

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Speaker: Stephanie Pahl Anderson

Location: Physics/Astronomy Auditorium (PAA), Room A102, Seattle, Washington

Event Coordinator: keith krumm

Overview

**IN-PERSON / HYBRID MEETING** (In-Person Mars Viewing opportunity post meeting if weather permits)

Please join us this month as we pick up some tips on how to best view the upcoming Mars 2022 opposition in December. Beginners and experienced astronomy lovers alike are welcome!

Stephanie Pahl Anderson of Cloud Break Optics returns to help provide some best practices and expectation setting to view and possibly image the beauitful Red Planet through the telescope. Questions are welcomed and encouraged.

If the weather cooperates, we will use a 14-inch schmidt cassegrain telescope to get a glimpse of the Red Planet in the UW Physics courtyard outside of our meeting. (Dress warm!) 

SAS MEMBERS NOTE: Please arrive by 7 PM for our board elections for our 2022-2023 positions. Thank you!

                                                          

Every month SAS meets for our general meeting commonly featuring a guest speaker and presentation. It also provides members a chance to engage and be in community with each other.

As always, our monthly general meetings are open to both SAS members and the public. We hope to see you online and/or in-person soon!

Members log in for link / Public please request link at outreach@seattleastro.org

Questions? outreach@seattleastro.org

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Latitude 47.6530838, Longitude -122.3110375

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