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AL Observing Programs

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Messier Club - 70 object and 110 object levels for the telescope. Astronomer's Messier Journal
Binocular Messier Club - 50 of the best Messier objects for binoculars. al-binom.pdf  
(796 KB)
Deep Sky Binocular Club - 60 additional deep sky objects for binoculars. al-binod.pdf  
(487 KB)
Southern Skies Binocular Club - 50 of the finest objects in the Southern Hemisphere. al-binos.pdf 
(511 KB)
Herschel Club - 400 deep sky objects for the telescope. Astronomer's Herschel 400 Journal
Herschel II Club - 400 more challenge deep-sky objects for the telescope. Buy Manual from AL Sales
Double Star Club - 100 of the finest double & multiple stars in the heavens. al-dstar.pdf  
(581 KB)
Lunar Club - 100 features on the moon for naked eye, binoculars, and telescope. al-lunar.pdf  
(500 KB)
Meteor Club - observe a series of meteor showers, and record your observations for ALPO. Buy Manual from AL Sales
Sunspotters Club - observe and study sunspots and their cycles. Buy Manual from AL Sales
Arp Peculiar Galaxy Club - CCD image or observe 100 Arp galaxies. al-arp.pdf  
(767 KB)
Urban Club - observe 100 objects in heavily light-polluted areas. al-urban.pdf  
(726 KB)
Asteroid Club - learn to identify and observe asteroids and minor planets. al-asteroid.pdf
(257 KB)
Universe Sampler - a journey through the universe for the beginner. Buy Manual from AL Sales
Planetary Club - 27 selected projects to introduce the pleasures of planetary observing. alplanet.pdf  
(338 KB)
AAAA Observing Log - Record essential information during your observing session. 10 objects per page. a4-obsfm.pdf
AAAA Observation Log and Sketch Template - Make drawings at the eyepiece. 1 object per page. a4-sketch.PDF


The Astronomer's Journal. 
Newly Revised and Updated by AAAA


Astronomer's Messier
Journal

Organize your Messier Observations!


Astronomer's Herschel 400 Journal

The Herschel 400 Club Just Got Easier!

 

AL Observing Programs

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Astronomical League Launches 
New Observing Programs

The following new Astronomical League observing programs are now available: Observe Variable Stars; The Universe Sampler, the Planetary Observing Guide; and the Asteroid Observing Club. Publication of these guides, along with the existing Messier and Herschel guides, the Meteor and Sunspotter clubs, and the binocular observing programs, means that the Astronomical League now offers a complete range of observing programs, from beginning amateur all the way to advanced observer. All AL Observing Manuals can be obtained from Astronomical League Sales at the following address.

Astronomical League Sales
P.O. Box 572
West Burlington, IA 52655

http://www.astronomicalleague.com


The Asteroid Club - The Astronomical League's Program for observing the Minor Planets

Asteroid Club Rules and Regulations

The Planetary Club - The Astronomical League's Program for observing the Solar System

Planetary Club Rules and Regulations

The Universe Sampler - The Astronomical League's Observing Program for Beginners

Universe Sampler Rules and Regulations

The Urban Club - The Astronomical League's Observing Program for Heavily Light Polluted Areas

Urban Club Rules and Regulations
The List of Objects
Tips for Observing in Light Polluted Areas


You MUST be a member of the Astronomical League, either through membership in an affiliated astronomical society or as a Member-at-Large, to receive certification for these Clubs.

As a member of the AAAA, not only are you eligible to earn any of these observing awards, but you will also get your own subscription to the Astronomical League's newsletter, the REFLECTOR, as well as our own quarterly newsletter, The American Astronomer.

Join the AAAA, the first nationwide astronomy club for all amateur astronomers.


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