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Pretoria Centre of the Astronomical Society of Southern Africa

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Welcome!

The Pretoria branch of the Astronomical Society of South Africa offers amateur and professional astronomers the chance to learn more about the field of astronomy and enjoy the unique southern skies.

Notice of our next meetings:

Viewing evening:

  • Date: Friday 22 March 2019
  • Time: From sunset

Monthly meeting:

  • Date: Wednesday 27 March 2019
  • Time: 19:15
  • Chairperson : Michelle Ferreira
  • Beginners Corner : Johan Smit: Basic principles of equatorial mounts
  • Whats Up : Danie Barnardo
  • Main Talk : Johan Smit : Practical considerations in the use of equatorial mounts

Venue:

Click here for the January 2019 Newsletter!

Click for Library website

Click here to download the 2018 Annual Report

The next Karoo Starparty is scheduled for 30 May to 2 June 2019 - click here for more information

Karoo Starparty 2018, with thanks to Johan Moolman:

Click for Pretoria, South Africa Forecast

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