June 22 @ 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Join MTRP Trail Guide and amateur astronomer, George Varga, and his telescope at the far end of the Kumeyaay Lake Campground’s Day Use Lot. No white light flashlights near the telescope, please. Cloudy skies and/or rain cancels event.
The Moon will not rise until after the star party. Planet Mercury will be very low in the Western. Planet Jupiter will be rising in the Southeast. Possible objects for viewing will be Globular Clusters M9, M10, M12 in Ophiuchus, Globular Cluster M5 in Serpens, Open Cluster M13 and Globular Cluster M92 in Hercules, Ring Nebula (M57) in Vega, and Sombrero Galaxy (M104) in Virgo.