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Big Lagoon State Park Deep Sky Gazes

July 31, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm CDT

|Recurring Event (See all)
July 31, August 28, and September 95
Free

On the Saturdays closest to the third quarter moon, members of the Escambia Amateur Astronomers host deep sky gazes and astrophotography sessions at Big Lagoon State Park, west of Pensacola, Florida. The gazes are free and open to park campers, rangers, club members, and the public. Be sure to check in before sunset! We will distribute sky charts, hold smartphone constellation identification tours, show a variety of telescopes, binoculars, astro cameras, and observing tips. Held at the boat ramp past the campground; look for our signs.

Details

Date:
July 31, 2021
Time:
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
CDT
Cost:
Free
www.eaaa.net

Organizer

Wayne Wooten
Phone:
850-291-9334
Email:
johnwaynewooten@gmail.com

Venue

Big Lagoon State Park
12301 Gulf Beach Highway
Pensacola, FL 32507 United States
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Phone:
850-291-9334
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