Observatory Status for Wednesday, March 5.
The Observatory will be CLOSED this week due to yet another cold, snowy night. Please check back next week.
We (would!) have beautiful views of Jupiter and its 4 major moons, plus early winter objects such as the Orion Nebula, the Ring Nebula, and our celestial neighbor the Andromeda Galaxy.
Observatory Information: We open from 7-10PM every CLEAR Wednesday night year round, weather permitting. The observatory is free and open to the general public.
Contact: Ralph Pass
Conveniently located on Rt. 114 off of 495 in North Andover, you can’t miss the new building with the observatory on the roof! Park at the south end of the building and proceed to the fourth floor where the observatory is located. Public Observing is held every clear Wednesday night This event is free and open to all ages. Special events for the membership and the general public are announced in the Celestial Observer.