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Observe the Moon Night

October 5 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

NASA Observe the Moon

Each year on a specific night, all the people of Earth are invited to observe and learn about the Moon together. In Greenpoint FTP welcomes the Amateur Astronomers Association who will set up telescopes on the Transmitter Pier for lunar observation.

Since 2010, this annual public outreach event sponsored by NASA and astronomical organizations encourages observation, appreciation, and understanding of our Moon. The theme for 2019 is “The Moon: Gateway to the Stars.

Learn about Earth’s only natural satellite. See the impact craters and other surface features of the Moon up close and personal through our telescopes. Feel connected to everyone on the planet who will be observing the Moon with us on this night.

This is event was made possible with the support of North Brooklyn Parks Alliance and NYC Parks.

Details

Date:
October 5
Time:
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizers

Friends of Transmitter Park
Amateur Astronomers Association

Venue

WNYC Transmitter Park
1 Greenpoint Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States
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