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Virtual Moon Over Monona Terrace

Free Event

8.8 day old moon

Friday, October 15, 2021
7:30 – 9:30PM

Take a live guided tour of our Moon and other celestial objects in our solar system with members of the Madison Astronomical Society (MAS).

Program Highlights:

· Track #1 – Live Telescope Feed (weather permitting) – Explore the surface of the Moon and other celestial objects through telescopes provided by MAS members.

· Track #2 – Sky Talk (virtual planetarium sky show) – Take a virtual tour of the night sky using sky simulation software. Two different 20-minute programs will be presented and repeated.

· Track #3 – YouTube Channel (informational and educational videos) – Visit our YouTube channel and select from a number of videos, presented by members of MAS, to enhance your event experience.


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Moon Over Monona Terrace

Moon Over Monona Terrace Event

Join members of the Madison Astronomical Society (MAS) for the spring “Moon Over Monona Terrace” event on Friday, April 28, 2017 from 7:00-9:30pm (weather permitting)! We’ll have telescopes of all kinds set up on the rooftop and will be able to view the Moon, Saturn, Mars, galaxies, star clusters, and more! It is a family friendly event.

When? Friday, April 28 at 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM (weather permitting)

Where? Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center 1 John Nolen Dr, Monona, Wisconsin 53703

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