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 12, 2017

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Here are today’s solar images taken from Al Sadeem Observatory, July 12, 2017. The sky was hazy and experienced intermittent moderate to strong breeze, making the seeing and transparency poor at the time these images were taken.

POSSIBLE EVIDENCE OF PAST LIFE ON THE MARTIAN SURFACE

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In Atacama Desert, a cauliflower like silica are recently found and studied by scientists and are believed to be produced microbes. Same cauliflower shaped structures are also found in the by the Spirit rover on 2007 and thought to be common features until the studies in the Chelean desert intrigues scientists to look back on…

SUNSPOT MONITORING – JULY 11, 2017

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Here are today’s solar images taken from Al Sadeem Observatory, July 11, 2017. The sky was partly cloudy and experienced intermittent moderate to strong breeze, 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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