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NOTE: This event is from 2015. To find additional events like this one, please visit the Inland Seas Education Association website at http://www.schoolship.org/ or contact 231.271.3077 or [email protected]
The Perseid meteor shower will be at its peak during the new moon. The maximum rate of meteors expected to be visible from a dark location is around 80 per hour. Join us aboard the schooner, Inland Seas, as we explore the breathtaking beauty of the night sky.
During the sail, Astronomer Dick Cookman will guide us through this experience. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to experience the Great Lakes in a whole new way. This sail is 2 hours in length. Please dress for cooler temperatures, and arrive 20-30 minutes before the scheduled start time.