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Star Watch at the Heller Center

Star Watch at the Heller Center – Friday, July 13 * 8-10pm
Amateur Astronomer / Astrophotographer / UCCS Systems Librarian

Free and open to the public
Drinks and snacks will be served

1250 N.Campus Heights Drive Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918


For more information: Valerie Quarles - 719-255-3007 / vquarles@uccs.edu

Image information: Joel Tonyan, Comet C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy

Taken with a TMB92L, Hutech-modified Canon T3i DSLR, Orion SSAG autoguider and 50mm guidescope, and Celestron AVX mount. Consists of 23 90-second light frames and 23 90-second dark frames, all at ISO 800, as well as 23 flat and 53 bias frames. Captured with BackyardEOS, stacked in DeepSkyStacker, and processed in Photoshop.

Friday, July 13, 2018 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm
This is a past event.

Heller Center for Arts & Humanities
1250 North Campus Heights, Colorado Springs, CO 80918

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Shelby Shively

Shelby Shively left a positive review 7/12/2018

This was a lot of fun and a great activity! I wish it occurred more frequently and at various points in the year, including winter! It would be great to look at other planets and stars that are visible at other points in the year!