We observed "starlit sky observation society"!
In Kumamoto Environmental Education and Intelligence Center, we asked lecturer for the enshimauyamai* (we do luster, and mother comes again) stand head of citizens of Kumamoto astronomical observatory on Saturday, September 2 and held "starlit sky observation party".
We had you participate toward approximately 50 people in the center toward Minamata-shi, Ashikita-machi. Thank you.
On the day there was cloudy weather to some extent; did, but made a show of night sky brightly in month.
Many participants could observe state of the beautiful moon and seemed to be satisfied.
In addition, on the day the Saturn appeared from gap of cloud and it was such a short time, but was able to observe the Saturn.
At first we were taught by enshimauyamai*daicho about space.
We are observing star with telescope! Do you see?
At citizens of Kumamoto astronomical observatory where Mr. Tsuyashima of lecturer belongs to, damage such as telescope turning over under the influence of Kumamoto earthquake appears, but reopens general release only on the night of Saturday.
There is by car from Jonan smart IC opened on July 9 of this year to several minutes.
As for the detailed situation, please see homepage of citizens of Kumamoto astronomical observatory.
Citizens of Kumamoto astronomical observatory homepage (external link)