Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

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Open to Public

Type: Star Party

Keywords: Star Party Public

Held on: Jan 11, 2019 (Fri) at 06:00 PM to Jan 11, 2019 (Fri) at 11:15 PM

Sunset Times:

  • Official at 04:39 PM
  • Civil at 05:14 PM
  • Nautical at 05:53 PM
  • Astronomical at 06:29 PM

Location: Covington Community Park, 17649 SE 240th Street, Covington WA 98042

Event Coordinator: David W. Ingram

This Public Star Party at Covington Community Park (star party event) scheduled for Jan 11, 2019, 06:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

Map

Latitude 47.386741, Longitude -122.1049042

Notes

Covington Parks and Recreation sponsors monthly star parties observing the moon, planets, constellations and other interesting astronomical objects.  Volunteer astronomers from the Seatle Astronomical Society and the Boeing Employees' Astronomical Society will provide telescopes and assist guests of all ages to view seasonal objects.  

It is especially important to dress warmly and bring only dim red lights.  No white lights please.

Visit the Skymaps web site at <www.skymaps.> to discover the viewable objects for the current month.  Print the Skymaps for the month and bring ayour personal viewing plan to the volunteer astronomers and see how may night sky objects you can discover for yourself.

Summary

Number of Supporters: 3

Number of Attendees: 24

Number of Telescopes: 5

Duration (hours): 5.0

Announcements

posted 5 months ago

Cancellation

This Public Star Party at Covington Community Park (star party event) scheduled for Jan 11, 2019, 06:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

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