Thursday, March 12, 2009

Messier Marathon and Gujarat Meet 2009

Dear Astronomers

Here is an announcement for Messier Marathon and Gujarat Meet for the year 2009

The venue is Osho Ashram At Post Madhavpur (Ghed) Dist Porbandar Gujarat

The program is like this (there may be slight change)


Arrival and registration at 4.00 pm

5.00pm welcome note, introduction and briefing about Messier marathon

6.00pm move to the location 

6.30pm Setting the Telescopes and selecting the site for observation

7.00 Tea and Refreshment

7.30 the messier marathon start for full night

The dinner, Tea and breakfast will be served at the location

Date 28/03/2009

up to 13.30 hrs no session Tea Lunch, Lunch will be available

13.30 to 16.30 Total Solar Eclipse 2009 Presentation by Brij Mohan Thakore, Devashish Pradhan, Narendra Gor

16.30 to 17.00 IYA2009 Events and Participation

17.00 to 18.00 Formation Of Gujarat Astronomy Association and declarations

This Program is just tentative and will be finalized soon

To register yourself please mail  with your detail


1 comment:

  1. Yes, I am very buoyant for Marathon. I hope I would hunt many deep-sky objects other than Messier objects! The programme you have organized will be the most gratifying experience for amateur astronomers across Gujarat.
    -Rahul Zota (BHUJ)