Cumberland Astronomy Club

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Club Information





All meetings and events are open to the public, unless otherwise posted. To contact the club for more information: info@cumberlandastronomyclub.org

2021-22 Club Officers

President/Astronomical League Coordinator

Steve Vincent

Vice-President

Craig Coleman

Secretary

David Burcaw

Treasurer

Malinda Newhouse




Meeting Information



Next Meeting:

August 19, 2022

7:30 PM

Frostburg State University

Gira Center, Rm 156*, on the same level as the Planetarium

*face masking is optional





Agenda



TBA









Location Details:

Signs at the Planetarium will direct you to Room 156

PDF Campus Map with notes for parking and walking to the building





Please, only attend if you are feeling well and you are comfortable attending









Fun Stuff:

The Insane Engineering of James Webb Telescope

Star Link Satellite Videos taken May 8th.

Click here for 20 second Video with an airplane in the shot

This is a MP4 file 6MB in size

    Satellites are moving West to North below Capella viewed 4 miles South of Berlin, Pennsylvania

Click here to link to Greg Latta's YouTube video

Greg’s video was taken along Alt US40, Big Savage Mountain, West of Frostburg, Maryland



Why SpaceX is building Starlink system

Real Engineering informational on the 12,000 satellite system

Comment: Will all this stuff overhead effect the view to the Heavens???

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Future Meetings:

September 16, 2022

Agenda

TBA





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Club meetings are open to the public.

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Upcoming Events:








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Check for Events at:

FSU Public Show Schedule

After the Science Saturday Planetarium Show the club sometimes will assist with pointing out features in the night sky and with viewing with some of the university’s telescopes, weather permitting.

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Click here to view Archived Page.