Astronomy is looking up!

We will continue to broadcast our live meetings via Zoom for our remote audience. Come here frequently for links.

Upcoming Meeting:
In Person at MoSH

PROGRAM: A Brief History of Astro-Imaging Technology

Ric will discuss a brief history of Astrophotography for science and art and the changing technology that makes it all possible. He will also discuss how cameras for astro-imaging have changed and evolved over the years and discuss some of the innovations that are coming in the near future. 

We will also take a look at the night sky and discuss some of the prominent summer targets that are up this time of year (planetarium-style!).

We will also stream it live via zoom link below.

July 8th – 7:00pm

More info to come.

(observing on the Lawn has been canceled).

Click here for Zoom Link.

Next Astrophotography Focus Meeting

July 22, 2022: 7:00pm

Moderator: Ric Honey et. all

Topic to come

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July 23,30: Burton’s Sugar Farm
August 6: Germanshire Park

See Calendar for more
observing events

The Memphis Astronomical Society is a non-profit, public service organization promoting interest and education in astronomy and related sciences. Founded in 1953.

We offer

  • Telescope tips
  • Astronomy programs
  • Physics programs
  • Hands on telescope training
  • Astronomy telescope videos
  • Dark sky observing
  • Astronomy equipment help guides

The Memphis Astronomical Society is 501(c)(3) charitable educational society, and as such, donations may be tax deductible (please consult your tax advisor). If you care to make a donation, you may use the link below to so. We will be sure you recieve a reciept for your records.

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