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Due to COVID-19 restrictions, all in-person observing events and meetings are canceled until further notice. Join the mailing list for monthly info on watching virtual meetings via Zoom. Some virtual monthly meetings will be posted on YouTube. Scroll down to see all currently available meetings on YouTube
October virtual meeting Thursday October 15, 2020 – Our featured speaker for the October meeting was Brian Stephens, an Optics/Design Engineer at Lunt Solar Systems in Tucson.
Our featured speaker for the October meeting was Brian Stephens, an Optics/Design Engineer at Lunt Solar Systems in Tucson. Br ian discussed the intricacies and production of the Fabry Pérot Etalon style Solar Telescope from design implementation to a tested complete system, as well as tips on how to use your scope, what you should expect to see from proper viewing and other ideas to help you to enjoy our closest and ever changing spectacular star. Watch the presentation on…Find out more »
November Virtual Meeting – Thursday November 19, 2020 Club President Andy Edelen digs further into the subject of identification with this month’s talk, “What’s In A Name, Part II: The Deep Sky.”
Club President Andy Edelen digs further into the subject of identification with this month's talk, "What’s In A Name, Part II: The Deep Sky." Last year, we discussed the different star catalogues, from common names to the Hipparcos catalogue, and from multiple stars to variable stars. In this talk, we’ll discuss galactic and extragalactic objects, from the Messier and Herschel catalogues to the CGCG and AGC catalogues, encompassing some of the smallest of deep-sky objects (planetary nebulae) to the largest…Find out more »
December Virtual Meeting – Thursday December 17, 2020 – Members and friends share their incredible astronomy images.
Members and friends share their incredible astronomy images during the December 2020 meeting of the Eugene Astronomical Society https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WBOruj--Whg&feature=youtu.beFind out more »