Memphis Astronomical Society

Memphis Clear Sky Clock

The following are links to other web content of astronomical interest.

Some M.A.S. members are also members of these astronomical associations

IOTA - International Occultation Timing Association.
ALPO - Association of Lunar and Planetary Observers.
AAVSO - American Association of Variable Star Observers.
IDA - International Dark Sky Association
The Astronomical League
American Astronomical Society

IAU - Internation Astronomical Union

Cloudy? Check out this website for LIVE astronomy somewhere else:

LIVE telescope view broadcasts - Night Skies Network

Member's web sites and contributions

Ross Sackett - Telescope Builder
Review of Telescope Mounts by Jim Harris
Bill Busler reviews Astrophotography sites
Lee Cole's Pleasant Ridge Observatories
Digital Setting Circles Presentation by Ric Honey - MS PowerPoint (.ppt)

Area Observatories, Planetariums and Museums

The Rainwater Observatory is located at French Camp Acadamy in French Camp, MS

Craigmont High School has a Planetarium but they don't have a website anymore.

The Sharpe Planetarium is located in the Memphis Pink Palace Museum

This is Nashville's Science Museum and the Sudekum Planetarium

Arkansas Sky Observatory

Other Mid-South Astronomy Organizations:


Members of the M.A.S. get a discount on the following Magazines:

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