Star Party in Brena Baja on Friday

Full moon.  Photo by Luc Viatour / www.Lucnix.be
Full moon. Photo by Luc Viatour / www.Lucnix.be

Friday 31st is a full moon.  It’s also the second full moon in August, which makes it a blue moon.

There will be a Star Party on Friday 31st in La Polvacera, Breña Baja.

It starts with a talk (in Spanish) from 6-7 pm

The astronomical observation runs from 7-11:30 pm in the basketball court.  If you’ve got a telescope, please bring it along.  If not, come and look through someone else’s.

More details (in Spanish) at http://cielos-lapalma.blogspot.com.es/2012/08/encuentro-de-telescopios.html

The photo of the moon is by Luc Viatour (www.Lucnix.be)

Posted by sheila

Sheila came to La Palma with a six month contract and has stayed 24 years so far. She used to work as a software engineer at the observatory, but now she's a writer and Starlight guide.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *