100 Hours of Astronomy Registered Events: PERU
 
Star parties in Cusco: Cusco, Peru 

Organiser: UNSAAC, Municipality of Saylla, Ricardo Palma School

Event Date(s): January 11-12, 2019

About: This free event will teach astronomy to children and young people. On January 11 and 12, we will give lectures about the solar system and the dimensions of the universe. Then we make sky observations with a telescope: the Sun, the Moon and some planets. On Friday, January 11 from 3:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., we will perform astronomy talks at San Antonio Abad University in Cusco. After talks we will observe the Cusco' sky until 8:30 p.m. On Saturday, January 12 from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., we will do astronomy talks in the main square of Saylla, we will Coordinate with the Municipality and the Dean of Ricardo Palma's School in Saylla to convene children and young people. We will try to make observations until 9:00 p.m.

Event Page / More Information: More event information can be found here

ContactMarco Antonio Zamalloa Jara

100 Horas de Astronomía en Perú: Lima, Peru 

Organiser: Seminario Permanente de Astronomía y Ciencias Espaciales - UNMSM

Event Date(s): January 11-12, 2019

About: A symbolic open festival in Peru to begin celebrating the century of fundation of the International Astronomical Union. Conferences, exhibitions and astronomical observations with small telescopes will be offered to the general public.

Event Page / More Information: More event information can be found here

ContactLisseth Gonzales

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