Stargazing at Carl Schurz Park

A lovely spot to stargazing on the Upper East Side. It's all free, with expert stargazers in a casual environment.

Maps and information here: http://aaa.org/carlschurz

The Sun will set at 6:56 p.m., EDT. The waning gibbous Moon will be two nights past full and will rise at 7:33 p.m. The Summer Triangle will still be high overhead in the evening sky. Possible deep-space objects will include globular clusters M13, M15, and M4; open star clusters such as the Pleiades and the Double Cluster; and the Alpha Persei Association. We may look at other targets as well—perhaps even the Ring Nebula.

Bring a date, and grab a slice on 2nd Avenue before coming out to this lovely little park.

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  • Daniel

    Astronomer Bruce provided his telescope & lively discussion. It was cool! So many people were in line it would have been great to have more telescopes.

    September 20, 2013

  • Scott

    Its 815, not sure if I'm in right spot. A gentleman from AAA is here with his telescope, but he hasn't seen Mr. Kendall. Anyone know for sure?

    September 20, 2013

    • Jason K.

      Sorry, but I was not felling well. My compatriots from the AAA should have been there. I only was able to look at this now.

      September 20, 2013

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