Welcome to Bay Area Visual Astronomy (BAVA)
, a mailing list for visual observational astronomy in the greater San Francisco Bay Area (within 100 miles). Whether you are a novice or a highly accomplished observer sharing expertise, all are welcome. Please introduce yourself to the group, and use your name in your posts. For astro-imaging in the SF Bay Area try The Astronomy Connection
OI: Observing Intent - place OI in front on the subject line to notify the list of your intent to observe at a specific location, including pertinent information. Example - OI: Fremont Peak State Park 1/1/22.
OR: Observing Report - place OR in front on the subject line when posting a report of your observing session. Example - OR: A Night In Orion.
FS/WTB: For Sale and Want To Buy (visual astronomy related items only). Example - FS: 10x50 Celestron Binoculars.