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0 Thousand Palms
 
California   Star Party Site for the Astronomical Society of the Desert.
5S Rancho Mirage Library and Observatory
 
California   AKA The City of Rancho Mirage Public Library and Observatory.
10NW Desert Hot Springs
 
California   A town in Riverside county and site of star parties at the Two Bunch Palms Resort & Spa.
11SE Rustic Valley Observator
 
California   A private observatory.
17S Sawmill Trailhead
 
California   A site used by the Astronomical Society of the Desert. Near Pinyon Flats
19NW Whitewater Preserve
 
California   Preserve of the The Wildlands Conservancy and site of public star parties. In Whitewater Canyon.
20N Yucca Valley
 
California   Home of the Andromeda Society.
20S Santa Rosa Mountain
 
California   Centered on the trail to the summit. Also close to Santa Rosa Campground.
20W Idyllwild
 
California  
22N Copper Mountain Observatory
 
California   Near the town of Joshua Tree which is near the north east corner of Joshua Tree National Park.
22NE Jumbo Rocks
 
California   A campground in Joshua Tree National Park.
26N Pioneertown Mountains Preserve
 
California   Wildlife preserve used by the San Bernardino Valley Amateur Astronomers.
27NE The Sky's The Limit Observatory and Nature Center
 
California   Observatory and nature center in Twentynine Palms.
28N Joshua Tree Astronomy Arts Theater
 
California   Used by the Southern California Desert Video Astronomers. Located at Joshua Tree Lake RV & Campground.
29W Banning
 
California  
30SW OCA Anza Observatory
 
California   Observatory of the Orange County Astronomers near Anza.
31SW Lake Riverside Estates
 
California   A private community in Aguanga.
32N Goat Mountain Astronomical Research Station
 
California   aka GMARS. MPC observatory G79.
33N Star Camp Observatory
 
California   A private observatory.
33N Landers
 
California   Dark-sky site for the Riverside Astronomical Society.
33NE Twentynine Palms Airport
 
California   An airport near Twentynine Palms.
33SW Erickson Observatory Site
 
California   Future site of Erickson Observatory (private). In Warner Springs.
34E Cottonwood Spring Campground
 
California   A campground at Joshua Tree National Park.
34NW Big Falls Campground
 
California   A campground near Forest Falls.
35NW RTMC
 
California   Riverside Telescope Makers Conference. A starparty and swaptable feeding frenzy held at Camp Oaks.
35NW Oak Glen Preserve
 
California   Wildlife preserve of The Wildlands Conservancy used by the San Bernardino Valley Amateur Astronomers.
39NW Big Bear City
 
California   In the San Bernardino Mountains
39S Borrego Springs
 
California   Home to the Nightfall star party, held by the Riverside Astronomical Society (RAS) at the Palm Canyon Resort.
41NW Angelus Oaks Heliport
 
California  
42NW Big Bear Solar Observatory
 
California   Aka BBSO. Solar Observatory operated by the New Jersey Institute of Technology. On Big Bear Lake.
42S SkyScapes Observatory
 
California   A private observatory in Borrego Springs.
42SW Palomar Observatory
 
California   Observatory, with outreach center of Caltech. Home of the 200 inch Hale Telescope
45N Johnson Valley
 
California   A town in San Bernardino county.
45SE Salton Sea State Recreation Area
 
California   State park used by some members of the Pomona Valley Amateur Astronomers
47W WeBeWebbiers Observatory
 
California   A private observatory somewhere around Temecula.
49SW Temecula
 
California   Home of the The Temecula Valley Astronomers.
49SW Pauma Valley
 
California   Site of The Kathryn Hood Observatory.
49W Moreno Valley
 
California  
51E Clarks Pass
 
California   A a spot along highway 62.
51S LaBelle Observatory
 
California   A private observatory.
51W San Bernardino County Museum
 
California   Museum and meeting place, with public astronomy of the San Bernardino Valley Amateur Astronomers. In Redlands.
52NW FLSR Observatory
 
California   AKA Forest Lawn Scout Reservation Astronomy Center.
52SW Mais Observatory
 
California   A private spectroscopic observatory in Valley Center.
53S Curiosity Peak Observatory
 
California   A private observatory.
53SW Far Away Observatory
 
California   A private observatory in Valley Center.
54NW Lucerne Valley
 
California   Used by the San Bernardino Valley Amateur Astronomers. In San Bernardino county.
54NW Cedar Glen Observatory
 
California   (A private observatory near Cedar Glen.
54S Mountain High Observatory
 
California   A private observatory in Julian.
54S Galaxy Gazers Observatory
 
California   A private observatory near Julian.
55NW Robert Brownlee Observatory
 
California   An observatory of the Mountain Skies Astronomical Society. At MSAS Astronomy Village near Lake Arrowhead.
55S Little Blair Valley
 
California  
55W Lake Elsinore
 
California  
56NW Camp Rock Road
 
California   10 miles north east of Lucerne Valley.
56SW Selkovitch's Observatory
 
California  
56SW Rock Mountain Observatory
 
California   A private observatory near Fallbrook.
57E Desert Center
 
California   A spot on Hwy 177 North of Interstate 10. On the west side of Palen Pass.
59NW Murillo Family Observatory
 
California   Observatory of the California State University, San Bernardino.
59SW Boulder Knolls Observatory
 
California   A private observatory, with Minor Planet Center code G74.
60W El Cariso
 
California   A peak in the Santa Ana mountains at the end of Upper Carisio Rd.
61SW Tassi Observatory
 
California   A private observatory near Ramona.
61SW SkyStar Observatory
 
California   A private observatory in San Diego Country Estates.
61SW San Pasqual Battlefield State Historic Park
 
California   State park and site of of monthly star parties.
62NE Amboy Crater
 
California   Centered on the parking lot of Amboy Crater, a public nature site near the town of Amboy.
63SW Rock Springs Observatory
 
California   A private observatory.
64NW Silverwood Lake
 
California   Actually near the south-east shore of the lake. Forecast also covers the Silverwood lake State Recreation Area.
64SW Ramona Observatory
 
California   A private observatory near Ramona.
65SW Sonrisa Observatory
 
California   A private observatory near Escondido.
66SW Vista
 
California  
67NW Oak Hills Observatory
 
California   A private observatory in Hesperia.
67S Lockwood Observatory
 
California   A private observatory.
67SW Hawks Landing Observatory
 
California   A private observatory
67SW Cosmos Research Center
 
California   A private observatory at Lake San Marcos, California. Minor Planet Observatory U97
68S Pine Valley Creek trailhead
 
California   Trail in the Cleveland National Forest in California.
68S Mount Laguna Observatory
 
California   Observatory of San Diego State University (SDSU).
68W Corona
 
California  
69NW Luz Observatory
 
California   Observatory in the Lewis Center for Educational Research. Base of the HiDAS. In Apple Valley.
70SW Rancho del Rio Observatory
 
California   A private observatory
70SW Poinsettia Observatory
 
California   A private observatory in Poway.
70W Caspers Wilderness Park
 
California   Campground and site of an International Starry Night starparty to observe the 2013 Perseids.
71S Alpine
 
California  
71SW OPT Parking Lot
 
California   Parking lot of a telescope retailer which is site of public observing. In Oceanside.
72SW Santaluz Observatory
 
California   Observatory in Santaluz Club.
72W Melinda Heights Observatory
 
California   A private observatory.
72W Daniel B. Milliken Planetarium
 
California   Planetarium at Chaffey College in Rancho Cucamonga.
73SW Pageant Avenue Observatory
 
California   A private observatory.
73W OCA Silverado
 
California   A site of the Orange County Astronomers near Irvine.
74NE Trilobite Wilderness
 
California   A Wilderness Area of geological interest. It's also a dark observing spot.
75SW San Onofre State Beach
 
California   State beach just south fo San Clamente.
75SW Scripps Ranch Observatory
 
California   A private observatory.
75W San Clemente
 
California  
77SW Mission Trails Regional Park
 
California   Centered on Kumeyaay Campground in Mission Trails Regional Park. Site of public star parties held by the San Diego Astronomy Association.
78SW Sorrento Mesa Observatory
 
California   A private observatory.
78SW El Cajon
 
California  
78SW Del Mar
 
California  
78W Irvine Regional Park
 
California   A park in Orange county.
79NE GMDRC
 
California   The Granite Mountain Desert Research Center. Lands are not open to the general public. Visitors must make reservations.
79W Laguna Niguel
 
California   Forecast also covers San Juan Capistrano.
79W Cow Canyon Saddle
 
California   A spot in Cow Canyon, near Mt. Baldy, used as an observing and star party location by the Pomona Valley Amateur Astronomers.
80NW Phelan
 
California  
80W Webb Schools Observatory
 
California   A observatory of The Webb Schools.
81SW University of Califoria San Diego
 
California   UCSD is actually located in La Jolla.
81SW La Mesa
 
California   A town in San Diego county.
82W Laguna Beach
 
California  
83S Tierra del Sol
 
California   Site used by San Diego Astronomy Association (SDAA)
84NW Table Mountain Observatory
 
California   Observatory at Table Mountain Facility which is operated by JPL. Near Wrightwood.
84NW Pinon Hills
 
California   Near Wrightwood in the San Gabriel Mountains.
84SW Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial
 
California   Memorial park.
84W OCA Go-To Group
 
California   A private observing site in Placentia, used by some members of the Orange County Astronomers.
84W Fountain Valley
 
California   Near Santa Ana.
85S Canyon City
 
California  
85W Mt. SAC Observatory
 
California   Observatory of Mount San Antonio College. In Walnut.
86SE El Centro
 
California  
87SW Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
 
California   Science center at Balboa Park. Site of Stars in the Park public star parties held by the San Diego Astronomy Association. in San Diego.
88SW San Diego
 
California   Home of the San Diego Astronomy Association.
88W Maury Lewin Astronomical Observatory
 
California   A private observatory in Glendora.
88W Fullerton
 
California  
88W Anaheim
 
California  
89N Afton Canyon Campground
 
California   campground near Interstate 15 along the Mojave River between Barstow and Baker.
89NW Knight Sight
 
California   A private site in Helendale
89SW Chula Vista Observatory
 
California   A private observatory.
90NW Owl Canyon Campground
 
California   Near Barstow.
93W Huntington Beach
 
California  
94NW Devil's Punchbowl Trailhead
 
California   A Los Angeles County Park in Devil's Punchbowl Natural Area. Near Pearblossom.
95W Monrovia
 
California   Centered on Library Park, this chart marks the site of public observing held by the Old Town Sidewalk Astronomers.
96S Tijuana
 
Baja California   Hogar de la Sociedad Astronómica de Baja California.
98W Stony Ridge Observatory
 
California   An observatory in the Angeles National Forest
99NW Automata Internet Observatory
 
California   In Pearblossom.
100NW Saddleback Butte
 
California   A State Park used as a star party site by The Antelope Valley Astronomy Club.
100W Mount Wilson Observatory
 
California   link
100W Garvey Ranch Observatory
 
California   Observatory in Garvey Ranch Park in the city of Monterey Park.") Operated by the Los Angeles Astronomical Society.
102NE Hole-in-the-Wall Campground
 
California   Campground in the Mojave desert.
102W California Institute of Technology
 
California   Research and education institution with astronomy outreach events.
103W Long Beach
 
California  
104E Blythe
 
California   Home of the Colorado River Astronomy Club.
104W Old Town Pasadena
 
California   Centered Colorado Blvd, somewhere between Fair Oaks and Pasadena Ave, this charts marks the site of public observing held by the Old Town Sidewalk Astronomers.
108W Los Angeles
 
California   Home of the Los Angeles Astronomical Society and the Los Angeles Sidewalk Astronomers.
110NE Cima
 
California   A site used by the Astronomical Society of Nevada and the Astronomical Group of Las Vegas. In the Mojave National Preserve.
111S Cañón del Tajo
 
Baja California   Sitio de observación astronónica.
111W Griffith Observatory
 
California   A professional observatory with public star parties
112NW Pinhead Observatory
 
California   A private observatory in Acton.
112W Torrance
 
California  
114NE Teutonia Peak
 
California   A site used by the Astronomical Society of Nevada, Las Vegas, the Las Vegas Astronomical Society and the Astronomical Group of Las Vegas.
114W Tujunga Observatory
 
California   A private observatory in Tujunga.
115N Halloran Summit
 
California  
115W Redondo Beach
 
California   In the general area of the South Bay Astronomical Society.
115W Carlos Lemmi Observatory
 
California   A private observatory near Rancho Palos Verdes. MPC G71.
116NW EAFB
 
California   Edwards Air Force Base is an alternate shuttle landing site. Also home of the Dryden Flight Research Center.
116W El Segundo
 
California  
117NW Lancaster
 
California  
118W Mar Vista
 
California  
119NW Vasquez Rocks
 
California   A Natural Area Park used as a star party site by The Local Group.
120S Valle de Guadalupe
 
Baja California   Sitio de observación astronómica en Rancho Capuleto.
120W Bright Skies Observatory
 
California   A private observatory to promote the science and technology of CCD based astro-photography in light polluted areas.
121NW Cuddeback Lake
 
California   A dry lake.
122W Santa Monica Canyon Observatory
 
California   A private observatory.
123NW Two Goats Observatory
 
California   A private site affiliated with the Antelope Valley Astronomy Club.
123W Santa Monica Mountains Observatory
 
California   A private observatory near Los Angeles.
125E Quartzsite
 
Arizona  
125NE Moabi Regional Park
 
California   Park in Needles.
126W Granada Hills
 
California  
127NW Rosamond Skypark
 
California   A private residential skypark in Rosamond.
127SE Yuma
 
Arizona  
128E Lake Havasu City
 
Arizona   Home of Beyer Observatory at Thunderbolt Middle School.
128NW California City
 
California  
128W Topanga
 
California  
128W Santa Clarita
 
California  
129W Woodland Hills
 
California  
133SE Gopherville Observatory
 
Arizona   A private observatory near Sumerton.
134NW China Lake SV
 
California   Site available to authorized personnel only.
135S Pino Colorado
 
Baja California   Sitio de observación astronómica.
136NW Trona Pinnacles
 
California   A BLM site in the north Mojave desert.
136S Ensenada
 
Baja California  
137E Bouse
 
Arizona  
137NW AVAC Kings Canyon Site
 
California   Observing site of The Antelope Valley Astronomy Club.
137SW San Clemente Island (North)
 
California   Chart covers the north half of San Clamente Island.
138E Salome Observing Station
 
Arizona   Remote site for International Occultation Timing Association (IOTA).
138NE Bullhead City
 
Arizona   A town in Mohave county
139W Oak Canyon Park
 
California   A park in town of Oak Park.
139W Grasswood Observatory
 
California   A private observatory near Malibu.
140NW Red Rock Canyon State Park
 
California   A state park used by local clubs for star parties.
140W Simi Valley
 
California   Home of the Ventura County Astronomical Society.
141NW Templin Hwy
 
California   A dirt parking lot at Templin Highway and Ridge Route. Used by members of the Los Angeles Sidewalk Astronomers among others.
142N Cielos Oscuros
 
California   An unnamed pull-off along Mesquite Valley Road. On the east edge of South Nopah Range Wilderness Area.
144NW Ridgecrest
 
California  
144NW Redrock Inyokern Road
 
California   Used by the South Bay Astronomical Society.
145W Rolling Roof Observatory
 
California   A private observatory near Thousand Oaks.
147W Sandstone Trailhead
 
California   Head of the Standstone Peak Trail. Used by members of the Los Angeles Sidewalk Astronomers among others.
148NW Tehachapi Municipal Airport
 
California   An observing site of the Greater Tehachapi Astronomers.
149W Eagle Ridge Observatory
 
California   A private observatory near Newbury Park.
150NW Tehachapi Mountain Observatory
 
California   A private observatory near Tehachapi.
152W Dreamweaver Observatory
 
California   A private observatory near Fillmore.
154W Lagoon Observatory
 
California   A private observatory.
157N Mt Potosi Observatory
 
Nevada   An observatory of the Las Vegas Astronomical Society. Associated with the Boy Scouts of America Las Vegas
157W Santa Paula
 
California  
158NE Flying M Observatory
 
Arizona   A private observatory.
158NW Walker Pass Campground
 
California   Campground and dark-sky site.
158NW Astro-chalet West
 
California   A private observatory.
159E Antenna Site
 
Arizona   Observing site near I-10 and Hovatter Rd, used by the Saguaro Astronomy Club and the East Valley Astronomy Club
161NE Nelson's Landing
 
Nevada   A site used by the Astronomical Society of Nevada, Las Vegas and the Astronomical Group of Las Vegas.
161SE Tacna Observing Station
 
Arizona   Remote site for International Occultation Timing Association (IOTA).
164E Alamo Lake State Park
 
Arizona   State park and site of the annual Night Under the Stars event.
164N Lovell Canyon
 
Nevada   A site used by the Astronomical Society of Nevada, Las Vegas. In the south-east perimiter of Toiyabe National Forest.
164NW Chuchupate Ranger Station
 
California   Members of the Kern Astronomical Society observe nearby.
165NW Canebrake
 
California   7 miles east of Onyx. In the Kern valley.
166N Pahrump Valley Observatory
 
Nevada   A private observatory near Pahrump.
167N High Desert Astronomy
 
Nevada   A private observing site in Pahrump.
167W Rose Valley Campground
 
California   A campground in Los Padres National Forest.
167W Area 52 Observatory
 
California   A private observatory near Ventura.
168NE Hualapai Mountain County Park
 
Arizona   This chart is centered on a site along Hualapai Mtn Road, near a picnic area. It is used for star parties by the High Desert Astronomy Club. Forecast covers the Hualapai Mountain County Park.
168NW LAAS -- Boy Scout Camp Road
 
California   A dark-sky site of the Los Angeles Astronomical Society on Boy Scout Camp road near Lockwood Valley Road near Fraser Park, CA.
169N Red Rock Canyon
 
Nevada   A site used by the Astronomical Society of Nevada, Las Vegas, the Las Vegas Astronomical Society and the Astronomical Group of Las Vegas.
169W Ojai
 
California  
170SE Alpha Scorpii Observation Site
 
Arizona   A private observatory.
170W Lockwood Valley
 
California  
171N Mahogany Flat Campground
 
California   A 0campground in Death Valley National Park.
171NW Mount Pinos
 
California   A popular observing site in Los Padres National Forest
172NW Fossil Falls
 
California   In Owens valley.
173NE Henderson
 
Nevada   A town in Clark county.
174N Copernicus Observatory
 
Nevada   A private observatory somewhere around Las Vegas.
175E Burro Creek Campground
 
Arizona   A campground in the Sonoran desert.
178NE Las Vegas
 
Nevada   Home of the Astronomical Society of Nevada, Las Vegas, the Las Vegas Astronomical Society and the Astronomical Group of Las Vegas.
180E Nothing Observing Station
 
Arizona   Remote site for International Occultation Timing Association (IOTA).


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