Orion Nebula, M42, with the 10” RCOS & Nikon D600, ISO3200, stack of 28 frames (14 minute exposure), before it set early Saturday evening (18-Apr-2015). Outside Magdalena, New Mexico. Image by Glen Wurden.
Star Party News
OCTOBER 14-17, 2015
- Mark the dates for the 22nd annual ESSP, with tours of the Very Large Array and Magdalena Ridge Observatory. With the great dark sky observing that has become a tradition for all!
Memories from the April 2015 Enchanted Skies Star Party
Click HERE. Images by Glenn Bigelow.
Click HERE for a Santa Fe Reporter article by Julie Ann Grimm.
Contributing Sponsors for April 2015
Thanks to all the following sponsors for supporting amateur astronomy!
-Magdalena Chamber of Commerce
-National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO)
-New Mexico Tech Astronomy Club
-New Mexico Tourism Department
“Enchanted Skies Star Party” in Magdalena, New Mexico
Family friendly guided star viewing by night with daytime activities. Knowledgeable Astronomers from New Mexico Tech, The Very Large Array, Magdalena Ridge Observatory, and Magdalena Astronomical Society will be on hand for fascinating programs.