Observatory

DESCRIPTION:

The primary telescope of the UCA Observatory is a Meade 14-inch aperture LX200R GPS telescope.  The observatory is used for faculty and student research projects and public observing nights.

 

LOCATION:

UCA Campus,  Lewis Science Center (stairs located in front lobby).

Longitude= 92 degrees 27 minutes West  Latitude= 35 degrees 5 minutes North

 

PUBLIC NIGHTS

The observatory is open to the public the third Wednesday night of the month (if the sky is clear) for a couple of hours after dark.

 

FALL 2014 Schedule:

 

September 17, 2014   8:00pm - 10:00pm

October 15, 2014   7:00pm - 9:00pm

November 19, 2014   6:00pm - 8:00pm

 

 

Stairs to the observatory are located in the front lobby of Lewis Science Center.