La nuit des étoiles

Cultural Bel été martégal Conference Astronomy Pastimes and leisure activities Demonstration
Place : Phare du Cap Couronne
  • La nuit des étoiles
Contact
Astro club M 13
Mob : +33 7 64 09 11 36
Place
Phare du Cap Couronne
Chemin de la batterie
La Couronne
13500
Martigues

Presentation

It is at La Couronne lighthouse that the observations will take place given the little visual and light pollution of the surroundings. Meet at 9:30 p.m. where a series of events is planned to celebrate the stars.
The quest for origins will be the theme of the 2024 edition.
The heavenly spectacle will also be with the maximum of the Perseids. The deep sky will be within reach of our telescopes, from the Milky Way from north to south, from Cassiopeia and Perseus, to Scorpio and Sagittarius, towards the galactic center.

- Observation area: around twenty instruments will point out the remarkable objects visible that evening.
Projection on the lighthouse.
- Constellations discovery area: virtual walks in the sky with laser pointing.
- Exhibition space for the work of amateur astronomers: photos, models and observation object.
- Children's area with members of Astro club M 13 and the Société Astronomique Flammarion: science awareness.
- Conference space.

With clubs in the region.
Opening period (s)Friday 9 August 2024 between 9.30 pm and 12 am.
Practical information
  • Environments :
    • Waterside
Facilities, services, amenities
  • Sitra promotion typology :
    • Open air
    • Night-time outings

Tarifs

Free of charge.

Map

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Chemin de la batterie
La Couronne
13500
Martigues
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.32555
Longitude : 5.053091