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"To bring together those who appreciate the night sky!"
The TriState Astronomers is a group of amateur astronomers from the area surrounding Hagerstown, MD. & Washington County. Since 1985, we enjoy sharing the ageless wonders of the night sky. About Us!


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Public Outreach/Events



Skylights Podcast:
The Night Sky
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2017 Moon Calendar

Object of the Month
Constellation of the Month
Bright Comets
Messier Club
Lunar Lunatics Club
Magnitude Explained
Track Jupiter's Moons

Satellite Flybys

What are Iridium Flares?
Your Sky

Top 10 Very Red Stars

TriState Astronomers

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KidZone at The Antietam National Battlefield Star Party
Thanks to the National Park Service, Visit Hagerstown Maryland, and everyone who came out to make this event a big success. See you in October for the next one!

Research Talk/Star Party Series - The Sun & Moon in Music

Big Cork Vineyards Star Party - April 21
Has been rescheduled to April 21
What:      Big Cork Vineyards Star Party
Where:   4236 Main St, Rohrersville, MD
When:    8:00PM until 10:00PM April 21, 2017
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An event at Big Cork Vineyards in Rohrersville, MD has been rescheduled to April 21. They have a robust music program on Friday evenings and guests would certainly enjoy looking at the stars. Musical Guest will start at 6pm thru 9pm.

Next Club Meeting - May 17, 2017 - 7:00 pm.
The TriState Astronomers will meet on Wednesday, May 17 2017 at the Brish Planetarium. This is the last meeting at the planetarium until September.

6:30 – 7:00 p.m. Doors open for informal discussion in the planetarium along with refreshments

7:00 – Presentation begins!

All regular meetings of the TriState Astronomers are free and open to the public. Bring a friend and share the excitement of amateur astronomy!

Other Events

The TriState Astronomers


Defending The Dark

Hubble Video
2 Decades
of Discovery

Light Pollution
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Astro Pictures
of the day. Daily
astro images.

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