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A Collection Of Astronomy-Related Links Just For You

RAS Member Web Sites
Astronomy Links.com (astronomy and space related links from around the world)

RAS Partners
Astronomical Society of the Desert
La Sierra University
Taps Fish House & Brewery – The Shops at Dos Lagos

Latest Information, Data, and Utilities
Current Time
Landers Weather Forecast
Clear Sky Clock for Landers
Sky Calendar
Current Moon Phase
Sky & Telescope - Almanac
Sky & Telescope - Sky at a Glance
Sky & Telescope - Top Stories

Equipment Manufacturers
AG Optical
Astro Systeme America (ASA)
Deep Sky Instruments/RC Optical
Explore Scientific
FLI Cameras
Losmandy Mounts & Accessories
Lunt Solar
Meade Instruments
Oberwerk Binoculars Officina Stellare
Optical Structures (Astrodon, Farpoint, Lumicon, JMI)
Orion Telescopes & Binoculars
Planewave Instruments
Questar Corporation
SBIG Cameras
Sky-Watcher USA
Software Bisque
Starlight Xpress Cameras
Takahashi America
Vixen USA
William Optics
ZWO Camera

Retailers & Classified Ads
Anacortes Telescope & Wild Bird
Antares Accessories
AstroGoods Dobsonian Accessories
Astromart Classifieds
B&H Photo Video Audio
Cloudy Nights
Farpoint Astro
Oceanside Photo & Telescope (OPT Corp)
Orange County Telescope
High Point Scientific
Woodland Hills Camera & Telescope

Astronomy Picture of the Day
Astro Pix Archive
Latest from Hubble Space Telescope
Hubble Space Telescope Archive
HST Heritage Project
Google Image Search

Local Observatories
Big Bear Solar Observatory
Griffith Observatory
Mount Laguna Observatory
Palomar Observatory
Mount Wilson Observatory Association

Sky & Telescope Magazine
Astronomy Magazine
Willmann-Bell, Inc.

Observing Aids
Sky Maps
The NGC Catalog On-Line
The Messier Catalog
The NGC/IC Project
The Digitized Sky Survey (Search Form)
Software Bisque (The Sky)
Astrobyte Logging System (freeware)
Virtual Atlas of the Moon (freeware)
Orbital Elements for Comets (for sky charting software)
Latest SOHO Images
Heavens-Above Satellite Predictions
Stardate Online (University of Texas)

Local Astronomy Clubs
Astronomical Society of the Desert
Los Angeles Astronomical Society
Orange County Astronomers
San Diego Astronomy Association
San Bernardino Valley Amateur Astronomers
Mountain Skies Astronomical Society
Pomona Valley Amateur Astronomers
Ventura County Astronomical Society

Organizations / Other
Astronomy Outreach Network
IAU Central Bureau
Comet Observation Home Page
The Inconstant Moon
International Dark Sky Association (IDA)
International Occultation Timing Association (IOTA)
Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
National Optical Astronomy Observatories (NOAO)
Planetary Photojournal (NASA)
Solar Data Analysis Center (SDAC)
Solar System Simulator (JPL/NASA)
Space Telescope Science Institute (STSI)
Sidewalk Astronomers

Ralph's China Blog (2009 Eclipse)
Alex, Bob, Alson's Travel Blog (2009 Eclipse)
Astro Links on CaliforniaStars.net