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Maturango Museum

Next Star Party:

Saturday, June 15, 2024 9:00 PM

Quarter Moon Star Party at Maturango - June

C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS) and Cresecent Moon over Ridgecrest — Ralph Paonessa

* IMPORTANT: Please check here for POSSIBLE WEATHER CANCELLATIONS. *

For a detailed map of what's visible on the Moon this night, go to Derekscope Moon Phase Maps and click on the 9.5–day Moon.

Activity

Telescope views of the Moon and stars

Tonight we can see craters, mountains, rilles, and other details on the surface of the 9.6-day-old Moon. And some star clusters and the colorful double star Albireo! Come and cool off under the moonlight.

Location

Maturango Museum

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