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M31 Andromeda page background photo by  Clem Elechi


Roanoke coordinates: 37o 16' 04" N, 79o 56' 26"W
Altitude is about 1050 feet (320 meters)

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MONTHLY MEETING:  Monday, November 16th, 7:30 p.m., Classroom  A, 3rd floor, Center on Church, Downtown Roanoke.  For our guest speaker this evening, the Society welcomes back Steve Conard.  The lead engineer for the

Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) aboard the New Horizons spacecraft, Steve will share images from its Pluto flyby this past July and update us on the mission.  Mark your calendar and be sure to join us!

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