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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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Astronomical League

SVS Events and Dates
Current Phases of the Moon
Membership Information, Officers, Meetings, Observatory Directions, etc.
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Light Pollution
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Latest News

May 14th 2016 will be Open House at the
Stokesville Observatory for Astronomy Day and
A Telescope Clinic will be offered to assist people
in learning how to use their telescopes ! 
Time will be 7pm till 11pm Weather Permitting !
The Clinic will start around 7:00 pm.
Check out our Facebook page!
Check out what is in the SKY this Week !!
Click Here  --->  Here

Iridium Flares
To find out if a Flare is Visible at your location,
Go to: and do a
select location for your area !

International Space Station Visible Passes
Good for the Shenandoah Valley area
Click Here !

  Click for Staunton, Virginia Forecast
Solar X-rays:

Geomagnetic Field:

Click Here !

Photo by: Frank Marks -
Flame and Horsehead Nebulas

 On-Line Guide to Light Pollution Click Here 

Exoplanets for Amateur Astronomers
in Power Point, click Here


Click Here for >> Comments / Suggestions OR Questions !


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Mission Statement

The Shenandoah Valley Stargazers (SVS) provides educational and observational opportunities for its members and other residents of the Shenandoah Valley interested in astronomy.

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