Institute for Astrophysics

Public Outreach

The Institute for Astrophysics offers public guided tours with the opportunity to observe through the 50 cm reflecting telescope at fixed dates.

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Total lunar eclipse on January 21, 2019

Total lunar eclipse on January 21, 2019

Total lunar eclipse on January 21, 2019
Total lunar eclipse over Göttingen on the morning sky of 21 January 2019 (Images (from top): Niclas Mrotzek, Johannes Hinrichs & Tim-Oliver Husser, Institut für Astrophysik)

Recent images:
Total lunar eclipse over Göttingen on September 28, 2015 (J. Hinrichs, IAG)
partial solar eclipse on March 20, 2015 (images)
partial solar eclipse on March 20, 2015 (video)
Aurora over Göttingen on March 17/18, 2015