LAS members provided the slide show images, shown in this order: Solar Prominences by Brian Kimball; North America Nebula by David Elmore; Total eclipse of the Sun by Jim Elkins; Jupiter by Gary Garzone; Messier 51 by Glenn Frank; NGC 6888 by MJ Post; NGC 7000 North America Nebula by Eddie Hunnell; Comet Neowise by Brian Kimball; Sharpless 86 Emission Nebula by MJ Post; Eta Carina by Tally O’Donnell; top of the Heart Nebula by Stephen Garretson
You can see more astrophotography from LAS members in our newsletters.
Longmont Astronomical Society
A monthly video of constellations to observe, from the Space Telescope Science Institute
What to expect in the sky each night
Click to see photos...May Owl Hollow Excursion
2021 Calendar is now available
The LAS 2021 calendar featuring fabulous astrophotos taken by members of the Longmont Astronomical Society is now available at the LAS Store.
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From the February Monthly MeetingThe virtual tour of the Astronomical Lyceum in Magdalena, New Mexico with Dr. John Briggs is still available. To see the presentation Dr. Briggs gave to LAS, click here.
Virtual Star Party Presentation
Dr. Brian Ottum gave a great talk on January 31st about a virtual star party using a remote telescope to view Orion. You can still see his talk on YouTube.