Spring 2015 Night Sky Astronomy Course Preview

Spring 2015NSCPoster

  • Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority
    • Royal Astronomical Society of Canada
    • Ottawa Astronomy Friends
  • Instructor: Pat Browne
    • Assistant: Bob Hillier

Fridays: March 27, April 10, April 17, May 1 and May 8.
All sessions will run from 7:45 pm until 10 + pm.

5 lectures covering observations of the night sky are all available under the section Science and Nature/NightSky at the Millstone News

  • Celestial Sphere – Vast expanse of interstellar space
  • Lunar Observations – First Quarter Moon
  • Stars within our galaxy  – Our Milky Way
  • Star Clusters – Galactic and Globular in the Milky Way
  • Galaxy Clusters – Beyond our own Galaxy