The UMBC Astronomy Club was formed at the beginning of the Fall 2009 semester,
and held its first meeting on Sept 9th.
The students in the club
their own WWW site
(site external to UMBC: UMBC is not responsible for the content).
The idea of the club is both to make observations using UMBC's 0.8m telescope
(that is in the dome on the top of the Physics Bldg!), and to hear talks from
students & local experts on a variety of astronomical and/or the latest
Please contact the club's president
Greg Aring (firstname.lastname@example.org)
if you interested in becoming a member.
Several of the following applications require you to set/input the
geographical coordinates of the UMBC telescope. These are
Lon: 76O 42' 34.3" W
Lat: 39O 15' 16.3" N