National Astronomy Day 2018 at Irving Nature Park

National Astronomy Day at Irving Nature Park September 14, 2018National Astronomy Day 2018 was observed at Irving Nature Park on September 14. About 135 enthusiastic stargazers observed the Moon, Venus, Jupiter, Saturn and other celestial wonders. National Astronomy Day at Irving Nature Park September 14, 2018As twilight settled in, views of the Moon appeared first. As it got darker, different scopes were trained on different planets, which made it easier for viewers to see all planets going from scope to scope.  A great crowd of all age groups attended.National Astronomy Day at Irving Nature Park September 14, 2018

National Astronomy Day at Irving Nature Park September 14, 2018

Sunset by Paul Owen at National Astronomy Day at Irving Nature Park September 14, 2018Above~ Paul Owen captured the beautiful sunset that was a prelude to good, clear skies. The event ran from 7:30 to 11:30pm.National Astronomy Day at Irving Nature Park September 14, 2018

National Astronomy Day at Irving Nature Park September 14, 2018

National Astronomy Day at Irving Nature Park September 14, 2018

National Astronomy Day at Irving Nature Park September 14, 2018

National Astronomy Day at Irving Nature Park September 14, 2018

See also National Star Party at Irving Nature Park 2017

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