April 4, 2017 April 12, 2017 18:30 UT (Rescheduled due to clouds)

Join this fabulous live online observing event from the Virtual Telescope in Italy.

Would you like to explore the many treasures of the famous Messier Catalogue from home? Would you like to see as many of them as possible, in a single night? The you should join us on this Messier Marathon

For Global Astronomy Month 2017, we will offer an Online Messier Marathon, using our robotic telescopes, providing real time images and live comments. All this while chatting and sharing your passion and excitement with friends from all around the world.

Participation is easy. Simply watch live at The Virtual Telescope's WebTV.

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Share your experience with the world on Facebook or Twitter using #GAM2017 (@gam_awb).