ABQ Stargazers

If you always seem to catch yourself gazing skyward in the evening, this is the group for you. Amateurs, professionals and casual observers - and anyone with even a passing interest in astronomy are welcome.

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Latest Activity: Mar 7

Welcome Albuquerque Stargazers!



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The Albuquerque Astronomical Society (TAAS) is an astronomy club in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Members include beginners, professional astronomers, and everything in between. We attempt to make astronomy a rewarding pastime for all our members, and to promote astronomy both as a science and as a hobby.

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Beautiful Star 2 Replies

Started by Dave. Last reply by Dave Apr 18, 2010.

Meteorite Sightings 1 Reply

Started by Ron Da Bomb. Last reply by Ron Da Bomb Oct 15, 2009.

New Comet Lulin - wanna know about it?

Started by cc Mar 5, 2009.

UNM Observatory Open House 1 Reply

Started by Neonnoodle. Last reply by Karen Keese Jan 30, 2009.

Dec. 12th Moon to be biggest and brightest of the year! 3 Replies

Started by Neonnoodle. Last reply by Kenny Dec 12, 2008.

MESSENGER Mission to Mercury 1 Reply

Started by Adelita. Last reply by Neonnoodle Oct 23, 2008.

October 4th Star Party 4 Replies

Started by Neonnoodle. Last reply by Kenny Oct 2, 2008.

Space Fireball Coming Soon 5 Replies

Started by Jeff Hartzer. Last reply by Jeff Hartzer Sep 21, 2008.

Perseid Meteor Shower to Peak Aug. 12

Started by Neonnoodle Aug 8, 2008.

Meet Author Alan Hale - co-discoverer of comet Hale-Bopp

Started by RiRiSynCyr May 12, 2008.

Astrophotography 3 Replies

Started by Neonnoodle. Last reply by Karen Keese Apr 17, 2008.

'Moving Stars' Sunday Feb. 24 3 Replies

Started by Dave. Last reply by Karen Keese Mar 12, 2008.

Started by Neonnoodle Feb 28, 2008.

Smaller Version of the Solar System Is Discovered

Started by Neonnoodle Feb 15, 2008.

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Comment by thedreamer on August 12, 2012 at 6:00pm
Any ideas or advice on viewing the Perseid tonight? is it over?
Comment by Robert Kay on September 30, 2010 at 1:50pm
Comment by cc on November 29, 2008 at 4:47pm
go here for explanation of the 2 bright lights we've had in our sky for the last few nites.
Comment by Ron Da Bomb on September 10, 2008 at 2:34pm
I was looking for an appropriate group to post this YouTube clip. Hope I don't get shouted down for posting it here...

Large Hadron Rap

Comment by Ron & Linda on June 3, 2008 at 3:43pm
Anyone here use a webcam to take pictures through eyepiece....
If so, as a newbie help needed

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