Links

Other Club Resources

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  • Our Facebook Page – Follow us on Facebook
  • GMAC Yammer Group – GM internal forum (employees only)
  • GMAC Sharepoint Site – our internal website we set up before this one.  We will probably phase this out in 2018.

Nearby Astronomy Clubs

If we are not conveniently located for your celestial needs, perhaps one of our neighbors can help:

Detroit Area Astronomy and Light Pollution Map

Recommended Products

Whether you are looking to get started in amateur astronomy or you are a seasoned veteran, some of these products may be of interest to you:

Recommended Websites & Software

  • MPG Historical Society / Retiree Club – a group of General Motors retirees who act as caretakers of the history of the Milford Proving Grounds (MPG) and meet weekly for breakfast in Milford.
  • Boon Hill Amateur Astronomy – a blog from one of our club members, Doug Bock (also see feed below)
  • Dark Site Finder – An excellent map of general light pollution
  • Light Pollution Map – A more detailed light pollution map, with different sources
  • Heavens Above – A great resource for tracking satellites, predicting Iridium flares, ISS, etc.
  • TheSkyLive – Great website with planet, asteroid, and comet data in an easy-to-use format.  Includes online planetarium and 3D Solar System simulator.
  • Stellarium – Excellent free planetarium software for exploring the night sky from anywhere.

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