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Star Party


Explore the stars with a GBO staff member!

The Howard E. Tatel Telescope, also known as the 85-1, in the foreground with the Milky Way Galaxy in the backgroundCome experience some of the darkest skies in the country! Green Bank staff bring out optical telescopes to give an astronomical tour of the universe. See planets, stars, and galaxies, and get your questions answered by a working scientist or engineer. In the case of inclement weather, there will be a presentation in the Science Center auditorium.

The star party begins when the Sun sets. No registration required-- Just show up!

Date: 2020-01-18

Science Center
Green Bank Observatory Science Center
155 Observatory Road
Green Bank, WV
United States of America
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