Observe the Moon Night
September 14, 2013 - 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Sponsored by the DuPont Planetarium, University of South Carolina Aiken, and the Astronomy Club of Augusta

Waxing Gibbous Moon

You're invited to participate in the Observe the Moon Night (OMN) on September 14. The evening will begin at 6:00 p.m. with a meeting of the Astronomy Club of Augusta (ACA). All are welcome to attend this fun and informative meeting.

After the meeting, join us for observations of the Moon and other night scky objects. Telescopes will be available on the lawn of the RPSEC. The Bechtel Telescope in the RPSEC Observatory will be open for viewing the Moon from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. Join us for a close-up look at the craters, mountains and “seas” on the Moon!






The DuPont Planetarium will show "Dark shadows" at 7:00 and 8:00 p.m.

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Dark Shadows: 7 & 8p.m.
In this live program, you will learn how "dark shadows" are related to the phases of the Moon and to solar and lunar eclipses. The program includes hands-on activities, stunning images, and Digistar segments. It ends with an inspiring video of a total solar eclipse.

Join us for a fun evening of learning about our nearest neighbor in space!