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Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Edmonton Centre. Promoting public awareness in astronomy, including local meetings & events. Most tweets by
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 21
See the Crescent Moon and Venus Shine Together Before Dawn Monday via
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Bruce McCurdy May 20
The latest "bridge" to dark matter. This is a great read: physics, science, tech, computer modelling, & a little old fashioned observation
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 20
If you recently visited & went home minus a (spiffy!) earring, it's in our Lost & Found
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 20
3/3) Roof open, in fact both roofs open! 7 telescopes at our disposal, open to the public.
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 20
2/3) Roof opening. Hey, we had a retractable roof before the Skydome was a blueprint!
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 20
1/3) Roof closed. Looks like a weird shed (with a satellite dish!) in Coronation Park.
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 20
: Aurora! Wide swath of arching across sky,right thru overhead Green-ish even thru light pollution
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 20
The giant planets Jupiter & Saturn dominate low above the southern horizon, (~10x) brighter Jupiter to the SW, Saturn to SSE.
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Theresa (Tree)Tanner May 18
Another shot from the substorm at Alix Haunted Lake last night
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 17
Some clear-ish skies thru broken cloud just now. Look due south for bright Jupiter, ~1/3 of the way (~30 degrees) up the sky
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 8
Reminder of meeting tonight. Details below. Pre meeting mix & mingle 19:00 . Public welcome, no charge
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 7
Lovely conjunction just now involving the waxing gibbous Moon with the King of Planets, Jupiter, just to its right.
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Geoff Robertson May 6
Dang clouds rolled in over the supper hour. The observatory will not open tonight. :(
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 6
Lots of great information about this year's TSE on the Internet & on Twitter, such as
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 6
Thanks Amanda & hi Jason. We'ill be showing partial eclipse from ,but many of us will be heading to the centre line
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Neil Zeller May 5
Good Morning ! I got up really early for this.
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Alan Dyer May 3
The colourful sky around in , with yellow, red and blue nebulas! Plus star clusters and dark lanes of dust.
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 4
Next general meeting: Mon, May 08, 19:30 Theme: Members' Night. Public welcome! Details:
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Bruce McCurdy May 2
Left: Tonight's Moon, exactly at 1st quarter phase (half illuminated),distance 378,000 km Right: Spruce tree (out of focus),distance 0.02 km
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RASC Edmonton Centre May 2
Replying to @EdmontonRASC
/ Moon is well placed high in the south to observe this evening. A stably held pair of binoculars will reveal cratering esp at bottom centre
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