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 – JULY 28, 2017

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Here are today’s solar images taken from Al Sadeem Observatory, July 28, 2017. The sky was partly hazy and experienced intermittent light to moderate winds, making the seeing and transparency average at the time these images were taken.

SUNSPOT MONITORING – JULY 27, 2017

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Here are today’s solar images taken from Al Sadeem Observatory, July 27, 2017. The sky was hazy and experienced intermittent moderate winds, making the seeing and transparency poor at the time these images were taken.

SUNSPOT MONITORING – JULY 26, 2017

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Here are today’s solar images taken from Al Sadeem Observatory, July 26, 2017. The sky was partly cloudy and experienced intermittent light to moderate winds, making the seeing and transparency fair to 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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