Dubai Astronomy Group

Organizer

Dubai Astronomy Group
Phone
+97142216603
Email
news@dubaiastronomy.com
Website
http://dubaiastronomy.com

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Phone
+971 2 202 2222
Email
info@space.gov.ae
Website
https://www.space.gov.ae/
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Location

Dubai
Al Thuraya Astronomy Center, Mushrif Park - Dubai

Location 2

Qasr Al Sarab
Qasr Al Sarab, Liwa Desert, Abu Dhabi
Category

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Date

25 Dec 2019 - 26 Dec 2019

Time

6:00 pm - 9:00 am

Cost

Mentioned Below

Solar Eclipse 2019

UAE will be witnessing a rare solar eclipse on 26th December 2019. The event in its entirety is largely a partial solar eclipse, with the “ring” event lasting just a few minutes only in the Liwa region of Abu Dhabi. It will be visible at sunrise on the Arabian Peninsula (UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, and Qatar). Join Dubai Astronomy Group to observe this rare event at the Al Thuraya Astronomy Center, Mushrif Park – Dubai

 


 

PACKAGE 1 (Eclipse camping)

  • • Event Date: 25 – 26 Dec 2019
  • • Event Timing: 6 pm to 9 am
  • • Location: Al Thuraya Astronomy Center, Mushrif Park – Dubai

 

Ticket price with Camping:
  • • Adult: AED 400
  • • Child: AED 250
  • • DAG member: AED 150 (DAG members are required to present their membership card)

 

Activities:
  • • Telescopic Observation of Planets and Moon
  • • Planetarium Show
  • • Buffet Dinner/ Breakfast (Veg/Non-Veg Option)
  • • Sky Decoding Session
  • • Talk and Q&A session
  • • Camping at Al Thuraya Astronomy Center
  • • Tour of Al Thuraya Astronomy Center
  • • Movie at the Astro Cinema
  • • Telescopic Observation of Partial Solar Eclipse
  • • Free solar eclipse glasses will be provided to all the participants

 

Note:
  • • Transportation is upon you for your convenience.
  • • As you will be camping, you are requested to bring your own camping/outdoor equipment or any necessities you might deem necessary over the period of the event.
  • • The night is bound to get cold. You are requested to keep warm clothing with you
  • • Please bring the hard copy or soft copy of the registration confirmation number/ email to ensure your entry.
  • • Buffet Dinner and breakfast will be provided.
  • • Dubai Astronomy Group members are requested to bring their membership card to be presented upon request.
  • • FREE Parking for overnight

 


 

PACKAGE 2 (Eclipse observation)

  • • Event Date: 26th Dec 2019
  • • Event Timing: 6 am to 9 am
  • • Location: Al Thuraya Astronomy Center, Mushrif Park – Dubai

 

Ticket price without Camping:
  • • Adult: AED 70
  • • Child: AED 50
  • • DAG member: AED 30 (DAG members are required to present their membership card)

 

Activities:
  • • Telescopic Observation of Partial Solar Eclipse
  • • Talk and Q&A Session
  • • Free Solar Eclipse glasses will be provided to all the participants

 

Note:
  • • Dubai Astronomy Group members are requested to bring their me

 

Details on the Liwa Annular Solar Eclipse event will be added to this page very soon.