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Peach State Star Gaze 2017

24th Anniversary

October 15th to October 22nd

 

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Peach State Star Gaze

The Atlanta Astronomy Club presents the 24th annual Peach State Star Gaze, a week long event from October 15 through October 22 . The new Moon will fall on October 19.

 

Online Registration is available.

Program information is being updated as information is received..

NOTE

All 30 and 50 AMP RV Power connections are limited and reserved on a first registered basis.

The Deerlick Group has added some more pads on the field.

Washrooms had new propane hot water heater installed.

 

Door Prizes and Speakers

Submit your eclipse images!
We will have an open forum discussion on Friday.

 


Imaging Symposium

Speaker Program

Door Prize Drawing

Peach Fuzzies

The PSSG will be held at the Deerlick Astronomy Village .

Coordinates
33.561420, -82.763140
+N33° 33' 41.11", -W82° 45' 47.30"
Elevation
550 - 600ft

* Dark Sky Location

* MAG 6.5+ Skies

Facilities

* Large open field, 10+ acres, for tents, RV's or Campers.

* Coffee, refreshments and meals available on-site by Micki's Kitchen.

* Restroom / Shower Facilities

* Limited power available for scopes along the fence line.

* A 40' x 40' pavilion. This includes a Gas BBQ available for use.

* RV 50 AMP and 30 AMP connections are available for a small additional charge. (See registration forms.)

Speakers Vendors Workshops Door Prizes Peach Fuzzies Swap Tables

This year's event will open at Noon on Sunday October 15th and continue through to noon Sunday October 22nd. Come for all days and nights or come for just one. Meet other professional and amateur astronomers.

Deerlick Astronomy Village

The PSSG is held at the
Deerlick Astronomy Village, DAV.

Light pollution map at ClearDarkSky


The DAV is located in the very darkest skies in central Georgia, far away from big city lights. .

View of Grier Field looking west.
The common observing field, near 9 acres in size.

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