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.”

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SUNSPOT MONITORING – SEPTEMBER 19, 2017

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Here are today’s solar images taken from Al Sadeem Observatory, September 19, 2017. The sky was clear but experienced some light to freeze breeze, making the seeing and transparency poor at the time these images were taken.

SUNSPOT MONITORING – SEPTEMBER 18, 2017

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Here are today’s solar images taken from Al Sadeem Observatory, September 18, 2017. The sky was clear but experienced some light to freeze breeze, making the seeing and transparency poor at the time these images were taken.

SUNSPOT MONITORING – SEPTEMBER 17, 2017

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Here are today’s solar images taken from Al Sadeem Observatory, September 17, 2017. The sky was clear with less air turbulence, making the seeing and transparency goof 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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