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Stargazing at the Melton Memorial Observatory

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 21:00 to 23:00

Melton Memorial Observatory (USC)
1429 Greene Street (across from the Russell House University Union)
Columbia, SC 29208

Monday, September 18, 2017


9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

This historic observatory on the Horseshoe of the USC Columbia campus is currently open to the public on clear Monday nights from 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm, weather permitting.  Anyone is welcome to come by and observe through the 16-inch Cassegrain telescope in the dome and other small telescopes on the observatory deck.  See the Moon, planets, stars, clusters, and more through our telescopes free of charge!

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