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Ask questions, share experiences, and introduce yourself to the group. Everyone is welcome here, please post!

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Last post by Michael Logan
in Re: Introductions
on October 21, 2014, 04:01:45 PM

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Last post by buynoski
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San Francisco Bay Area Astronomy

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The main SF-Bay TAC Observers forum. The topics here are those of the original TAC mail list, with a primary focus on Visual Observing in and around the greater San Francisco Bay Area

Moderators: Marko, Lumpy Darkness

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Last post by DDK
in Comparing sizes of famil...
on Yesterday at 09:19:53 PM

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Post your OR's here. HINT: Use the Search bar at top right to find postings about objects in the Observing Reports!

Moderator: DDK

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Last post by mccarthymark
in OR: Io partial eclipse b...
on November 08, 2014, 10:43:51 AM

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Astrophotography related topics.

Moderators: RBA, RalphWaid

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Last post by robhawley
in Re: M16 and M17 in Narro...
on November 24, 2014, 07:05:25 PM

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Last post by smigol
in Partial Solar Eclipse Oc...
on October 23, 2014, 04:44:33 PM

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Invite others to join you by posting upcoming observing dates here. These are open invitations. Please start the 'Subject' field with YYYY-MM-DD, Observing Site If someone else has already posted the date/site, then add your intent as a reply.

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Last post by DDK
in Peak SW lot standing dow...
on November 15, 2014, 04:29:40 PM

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SF Bay Area and Northern California Observing Sites. Please, only one entry per site. Discussions about sites are encouraged, but creating new sites will be moderated.

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Last post by xgu
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on August 21, 2014, 09:06:36 PM

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Last post by Lumpy Darkness
in HOW TO USE THIS SECTION....
on October 09, 2014, 12:44:17 PM

Annual Star Parties

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The California Star Party, held each Fall at Lake San Antonio.

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Last post by smigol
in Photos from Calstar 2014
on October 18, 2014, 02:57:08 PM

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GSSP - the annual Golden State Star Party, held each summer at Frosty Acres Ranch near Adin, California

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Any other star parties such as CSNP, RTSP, Texas, Oregon, etc.

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Rest of California Astronomy

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The Astronomy Connection for the Sacramento Valley

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in Re: Closest dark sky to ...
on October 12, 2014, 05:47:04 PM

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The Astronomy Connection for the Northern State.

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The Astronomy Connection for Southern California.

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Last post by Squig
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on October 12, 2014, 03:02:28 PM

Astronomy Equipment

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Technical discussions of Astronomy gear that might be off topic on the main forum... including optics, electronics, whatever.

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Last post by blave
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on October 04, 2014, 07:14:54 PM

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A place to list for sale or wanted. Please, only astronomy related. Only registered members may reply to postings.

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Last post by John Pierce
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on November 14, 2014, 02:47:37 PM

The Lounge

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Last post by John Pierce
in Re: Error in logo
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