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

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MONTHLY MEETING: Monday, November 18, 2019, 7:30 p.m., Classroom B, 3rd floor, Center on Church, Downtown Roanoke. This year we’ve been celebrating the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11. As such, 2019 has been labeled the “Year of the Moon.” During the past several months, John Goss, RVAS member and past president of the Astronomical League, has kept our focus squarely on the Moon with his Lunar Questions of the Day. John is our November meeting’s featured speaker, and his program, “Observing at the Edge”, continues keeping our focus on the Moon, but perhaps not quite so squarely.  Along with our featured program, we’ll bring everyone up-to-date with announcements, observing and other reports, our monthly sky review and who knows what else? Join us on November 18th and find out!

RVAS Page Banner : The Horsehead and Flame Nebulae in Orion

By Clem Elechi