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Beaver Creek Clear Sky Clock

"To bring together those who appreciate the night sky!"
The TriState Astronomers is a group of amateur astronomers from the area surrounding Hagerstown, MD. & Washington County. Since 1985, we enjoy sharing the ageless wonders of the night sky. About Us!


Club Officers



Public Outreach/Events



Skylights Podcast:
The Night Sky
Download sky map
Bright Comets
Messier Club
Lunar Lunatics Club
Magnitude Explained
Track Jupiter's Moons

Satellite Flybys

What are Iridium Flares?
Your Sky

Top 10 Very Red Stars

TriState Astronomers

Promote Your Page Tooo

The skies opened long enough for observers in much of the Tri-State to see the "Blood Moon / Super Moon" Lunar Eclipse.

Outreach Event
What:     Harvest Festival
Where:   Doubs Park, Myersville, MD
When:    10:00AM until 2:00PM on Saturday, October 03, 2015
Show me a MAP

Antietam Battlefield Star Party promo poster

Other Events

Next Club Meeting - October 21, 2015 - 7:00 pm

Our regular monthly meetings at the planetarium will return in September. Anyone with an interest in astronomy is welcome.

The TriState Astronomers


Defending The Dark

Hubble Video
2 Decades
of Discovery

Light Pollution
Learn more about it.
More Info.

Astro Pictures
of the day. Daily
astro images.

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Outreach Educational Program!

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TriState Astronomers.

We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational organization.

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