Thabet Al Qaissieh - Co-Founder

“If after 10 years, one student ends up going to university to study astronomy and astrophysics and goes on to pursue a career in that field, and their inspiration was from the observatory, then I have reached my goal.”

Alejandro Palado - Co-Founder

“Once I moved here, I immediately bought a telescope and started looking for astronomy groups. I was having a hard time finding people with similar interests, so I decided to start my own group; Abu Dhabi Astronomy.”

What's New

SUNSPOT MONITORING – DECEMBER 27, 2017

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Here are today’s solar images taken from Al Sadeem Observatory, December 27, 2017. The sky was partly covered with high cirrus clouds with light air turbulence making the seeing and transparency average at the time these images were taken.

SUNSPOT MONITORING – DECEMBER 26, 2017

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Here are today’s solar images taken from Al Sadeem Observatory, December 26, 2017. The sky was partly covered with high cirrus clouds with light air turbulence making the seeing and transparency average at the time these images were taken.

SUNSPOT MONITORING – DECEMBER 24, 2017

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Here are today’s solar images taken from Al Sadeem Observatory, December 24, 2017. The sky was mostly covered with high cirrus clouds with light to moderate air turbulence making the seeing and transparency poor at the time these images were taken.

Whether you are a keen night watcher or are just looking to explore astronomy as a hobby, the group will gladly give you the basics and get you started on this journey.

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