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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: Winter Solstice Social”, Monday, December 16th, 7:30 p.m., Classroom B, 3rd floor, Center on Church, Downtown Roanoke. Time again for our annual end-of-year get together.  Bring a treat or two to share with others.  The RVAS will provide the beverages.  Bring your latest astro-gizmo, photos, short videos, stories or whatever to share during “open mic” time.  We’ll have our annual end-of-year slideshow, maybe a game or two, and festive music to add to the holiday spirit.  See elsewhere in this newsletter for more.  Mark the date and plan to spend a fun evening with your RVAS friends!

RVAS Page Banner : The Horsehead and Flame Nebulae in Orion

By Clem Elechi