Telescopes, Astronomy & Dark Sky Star-Gazing in Chile

Wednesday January 10, 2018 
6:30 PM until 8 PM

Karl Dahlen 

will present pictures and videos from the following locations in Chile, SA:  Santiago, Le Serena, Coquimbo, Vicuna, San Pedro de Atacama, El Tatio, and the Atacama Desert including Moon Valley and Death Valley in the foothills of the Andes Mountain Range.  Included also will be pictures and videos from site visits to some of the worlds best optical and radio telescopes in the the Southern Hemisphere, in Chile, SA.  Thanks to some of the 26 members of the tour group, night sky pictures taken in Chile will be shown.  Telescope basics and history will also be presented.  A 130mm reflector telescope, with an equatorial mount and motor drives will be demonstrated.         Sign up today!