Solar Observing – Sextant Presentation and Celestial Navigation

/Solar Observing – Sextant Presentation and Celestial Navigation

Solar Observing – Sextant Presentation and Celestial Navigation

When:
July 22, 2017 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2017-07-22T15:00:00-04:00
2017-07-22T16:30:00-04:00
Where:
Yurt Deck
Contact:
AHSP Staff and Attendees
Solar Observing - Sextant Presentation and Celestial Navigation @ Yurt Deck | Circleville | West Virginia | United States

Shared Solar Observing

Saturday & Sunday, 3:00-4:30 pm on the Yurt deck.

Bring your solar telescope or filtered astronomical telescope to the deck to share views of the Sun.

 

Hands-on Introduction to Celestial Navigation

 

Saturday & Sunday, 3:00-4:30 pm on the Yurt deck.

Alan Goldberg

Learn the basics of celestial navigation using the Sun and a sextant. Use the mariner’s sextant yourself, and also this year a bubble sextant used in aircraft.

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