Pajarito Astronomers Hold Final Dark Night Nov. 3
The Pajarito Astronomers will be holding their final County-Sponsored Dark Night of 2018 at starting at 6 p.m. (sunset), Saturday, Nov. 3 at Spirio Soccer Field, Overlook Park, weather permitting, the public is invited to come out, wander among the telescopes and star gaze.
The planets Mercury, Mars, Jupiter and its moons, Saturn and its rings, Neptune and Uranus will potentially be visible during the evening. There will be a tour of the fall and early-winter constellations and there will be telescope views of double stars, star clusters, nebulae, and galaxies.
The public is invited and encouraged to attend. Viewing will end before midnight.
- WHAT: COUNTY-SPONSORED DARK NIGHT
- WHEN: SATURDAY, 6 p.m. NOV. 3
- WHERE: SPIRIO SOCCER FIELD, OVERLOOK PARK IN WHITE ROCK