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NAME

Willis Observatory

ADDRESS

1456 Bear Creek Road
Bakersville, NC 28705

CONTACT

Chris Ayers

PHONE

704-604-0556

EMAIL

chris1980vic@gmail.com

URL

https://www.willisobservatory.com

NUMBER OF MEMBERS

20

OTHER INFORMATION

Wills Observatory is located in Bakersville, North Carolina and seeks to further astronomy and to create a community which values science.

We have 5 telescopes, two of which are dedicated to deep sky astrophotography, our PlaneWave 20 and Astro-Physics 140mm Starfire EDF.  Our Astro-Physics 175mm Starfire EDF is used for observing.  Our Takahashi Corrected Mewlon-300CRS is used for viewing and planetary and lunar astrophotography.  Our Lunt LS152THA Solar Telescope Double Stack B3400 Feather Touch Zoom is used for solar observing and solar imaging.