Our annual astrocamp was held on 15-16Apr 2017 in celebrating GAM. This camp attracted nearly 100 participants in a wide range of ages (from kids to adults).
Location: Binh Chau-Phuoc Buu Natural Reserve- Xuyen Moc District- Ba Ria Vung Tau Province, Vietnam
1. Skytour (observing the night sky, celestial objects, planets, Moon, asterism and constellations).
2. Water rocket launch
3. Solar observation
4. Games with astronomical test
It's a change for newcomers to observe the night sky via optical instruments, to enjoy the whole starry night with our members in the Ho Chi Minh City Amateur Astronomy Club (HAAC).
It guided participants in navigating directions via constellations and Moon, clarifying the difference between star and planet.
Finally, participants totally understood about the light pollution.
|Location:||Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City|