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Cloudy Nights Workshop

Brown Dwarf Star

SPECIAL PRESENTATION:  Brown Dwarfs: Bridging the Gap Between Stars and Planets A fascinating presentation on brown dwarf stars, by Jennifer Greco, PhD. Candidate from the University of Toledo Department of Physics and Astronomy.  Jennifer will take us on a tour of her research and interesting fun facts about low mass stars throughout our galaxy.

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The General Motors Astronomy Club hosts monthly events that are FREE and open to the public, including: Open Observing Night – monthly meeting at the Milford Proving Ground Softball Fields Sidewalk Astronomy – in the summer, GMAC sets up their telescopes on the sidewalk  in downtownMilford, where passersby can see Jupiter Saturn, or the Moon, or their way to …

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2019 Memberships Available Now!

Click to visit our Membership Page for details on our exciting member benefits!

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Rent a Telescope!

Orion Skyquest 4.5 Dobsonian Telescope

Our club now has a telescope for rent as well as binoculars.  Visit our Online Store to check availability today.

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M51 – The Whirlpool Galaxy

A spiral galaxy, visible to telescopes under dark skies, can be seen in close interaction with it’s smaller neighbor, NGC5195.  The distance to this galaxy pair is estimated at 23 million light years.

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M27 – Dumbell Nebula

A planetary nebula, the remains of an exploded star, in the constellation Vulpecula.

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Sharing the night sky at the MPG Softball Field

To further the interest and knowledge of the public in astronomy and to encourage youth education in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).

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