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Roanoke coordinates: 37o 16' 04" N, 79o 56' 26"W
Altitude is about 1050 feet (320 meters)

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MONTHLY MEETING: JJanuary 16th, 7:30 p.m., Classroom A, 3rd floor,


Center on Church, Downtown Roanoke.  Start 2017 off cheerily by attending     


the RVAS’s first meeting of the New Year.  Featured for the evening will be our own


Michael Good, who’ll be speaking on laser ranging the moon and satellites and other


applications, including his work while at Goddard Space Flight Center.  As an added


bonus, he’ll share with us Dr. Clay Sherrod’s “secret potion” for the care of telescope


optics.  We’ll also have our “What’s Up?” and “Where’s That?” short programs, along


with timely information and updates.  Join us for the fun!

Click here for directions to meeting site.