Night Sky Network Exceeds 2,000 Events! UPDATED LIST!
Getting ready to share the wonders of the sky with the public: The top three 2005 event-logging Night Sky Network clubs: Island County Astronomical Society, San Diego Astronomy Association, and Texas Astronomical Society of Dallas.

As the NASA Night Sky Network passes the milestone of 2,000 logged events since its inception, we take a look at those astronomy clubs who are the stars!

This year alone, since January of 2005 through August 15th, over 150 clubs have logged public astronomy events. Here are the Night Sky Network clubs who have logged four or more events since the beginning of the year through August 15th (number of events is in parentheses):

More than 20 events:

  • ( 38 ) Island County Astronomical Society
  • ( 37 ) San Diego Astronomy Association
  • ( 31 ) Texas Astronomical Society of Dallas
  • ( 30 ) North Houston Astronomy Club
  • ( 29 ) North Eugene High School Astronomy Club
  • ( 29 ) San Antonio Astronomical Association
  • ( 23 ) National Capital Astronomers
  • ( 20 ) Hawaiian Astronomical Society
10 - 19 Events
  • ( 17 ) Amateur Astronomers Inc.
  • ( 16 ) Santa Barbara Astronomical Unit
  • ( 15 ) Huachuca Astronomy Club of Southeastern Arizona
  • ( 14 ) Barnard-Seyfert Astronomical Society
  • ( 14 ) Northern Virginia Astronomy Club (NOVAC)
  • ( 14 ) Southeast Ohio Astronomical Society
  • ( 13 ) Mount Diablo Astronomical Society
  • ( 13 ) River Bend Astronomy Club
  • ( 12 ) Astronomical Society of Northern New England
  • ( 12 ) South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association
  • ( 11 ) Big Bear Valley Astronomical Society
  • ( 11 ) Final Frontier Astronomy Society
  • ( 10 ) Cincinnati Observatory Center / Friends of the Observatory
  • ( 10 ) Forsyth Astronomical Society
  • ( 10 ) Red River Astronomy Club
  • ( 10 ) Spokane Astronomical Society
4 - 9 Events
  • ( 9 ) Eastbay Astronomical Society
  • ( 9 ) Local Group of Deep Sky Observers
  • ( 9 ) Morris Museum Astronomical Society
  • ( 9 ) San Angelo Amateur Astronomy Association
  • ( 9 ) Sioux Empire Astronomy Club
  • ( 9 ) Sonoma County Astronomical Society
  • ( 9 ) Starlight Observers League
  • ( 9 ) Tacoma Astronomical Society
  • ( 8 ) Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches
  • ( 8 ) BackyardAstronomy.org
  • ( 8 ) Eugene Astronomical Society
  • ( 8 ) Evansville Astronomical Society
  • ( 8 ) Flint River Astronomy Club
  • ( 8 ) Mohawk Valley Astronomical Society
  • ( 8 ) Omaha Astronomical Society
  • ( 8 ) Stonebelt Stargazers
  • ( 8 ) Warren Astronomical Society
  • ( 8 ) Warren Rupp Observatory
  • ( 7 ) Acorn Jr. Science Club
  • ( 7 ) Alamogordo Astronomy Club
  • ( 7 ) Brazos Region Astronomy Service Society
  • ( 7 ) City Lights Astronomical Society for Students
  • ( 7 ) Lehigh Valley Amateur Astronomical Society Inc.
  • ( 7 ) Miami Valley Astronomical Society
  • ( 7 ) Morgan County Observatory Foundation
  • ( 7 ) Northeast Kansas Amateur Astronomers' League Inc.
  • ( 7 ) Ogden Astronomical Society
  • ( 7 ) South Bay Astronomical Society
  • ( 7 ) Westminster Astronomical Society, inc.
  • ( 6 ) Amateur Observers' Society of NY
  • ( 6 ) Astronomical Society of Greater Hartford
  • ( 6 ) Astronomy Club of Tulsa
  • ( 6 ) Chicago Astronomical Society/ Walter Glogowski
  • ( 6 ) Chugach Stargazer Society
  • ( 6 ) Cumberland Astronomical Society
  • ( 6 ) National Space Science and Technology Institute
  • ( 6 ) New Jersey Astronomical Association
  • ( 6 ) Old World Astronomy Club
  • ( 6 ) Piedmont Amateur Astronomers
  • ( 6 ) San Mateo County Astronomical Society
  • ( 6 ) Tucson Amateur Astronomy Association
  • ( 6 ) Von Braun Astronomical Society
  • ( 5 ) Amateur Telescope Makers of Boston, Inc.
  • ( 5 ) Caribbean Astronomical Society
  • ( 5 ) Central Arkansas Astronomical Society
  • ( 5 ) Central Florida Astronomical Society, Inc.
  • ( 5 ) Charlottesville Astronomical Society
  • ( 5 ) Clemson Area Amateur Astronomers
  • ( 5 ) Desert Skygazers
  • ( 5 ) Hildene Astronomy Club
  • ( 5 ) Mission Valley Astronomy Club
  • ( 5 ) Neville Public Museum Astronomical Society
  • ( 5 ) South Texas Astronomical Society
  • ( 5 ) Statesboro Astronomy Club
  • ( 5 ) Treasure Coast Astronomical Society
  • ( 5 ) West Hawaii Astronomy Club
  • ( 5 ) Wilderness Center Astronomy Club
  • ( 4 ) Antelope Valley Astronomy Club
  • ( 4 ) Astronomical Society of Southern New England
  • ( 4 ) Astronomical Society of the Toms River Area (ASTRA)
  • ( 4 ) Birmingham Astronomical Society
  • ( 4 ) Blue Ridge Astronomy Club
  • ( 4 ) Central Pennsylvania Observers
  • ( 4 ) Cincinnati Astronomical Society
  • ( 4 ) Darien O'Brien Astronomy Club
  • ( 4 ) Delmarva Stargazers
  • ( 4 ) El Paso Astronomy Club
  • ( 4 ) Everett Astronomical Society
  • ( 4 ) Fremont Peak Observatory Association
  • ( 4 ) High Desert Astronomical Society
  • ( 4 ) Kansas Astronomical Observers
  • ( 4 ) Lima Astronomical Society
  • ( 4 ) Pegasus Astronomical Society
  • ( 4 ) Penobscot Valley Star Gazers
  • ( 4 ) Pontchartrain Astronomy Society
  • ( 4 ) San Jose Astronomical Association
  • ( 4 ) Seven Ponds Astronomy Club
  • ( 4 ) Southwest Florida Astronomical Society, Inc.
  • ( 4 ) Springfield Astronomical Society
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