The Lonar crater is the world’s only salt water lake in basaltic rock, believed to have been caused by a meteorite hitting Earth around 52,000 years ago. It is surrounded by forests with a large variety of birds, particularly peacocks, owls, red-watt led, Lapwings and ducks & more than 100 different types of species are found here.
For all nature lovers, sky observers, Astronomy lovers & for all students “ SAAD MOUNTAINERS MUMBAI ” In collaboration with Nehru planetarium researchers going to organize educational trip to this wonderful & world famous LONAR Crater.
Occasion : Alpha Century Meteor shower. (20 Meteor per Hour)
Following events will be conducted:
1) Lonar crater Parikrama & observations.
2) Telescope sky observations for beginners.
3) Astronomy & Telescope making for beginners.
4) Night sky & Meteorites observations.
5) Renewable Energy.
6) Quiz & Games.
High Power Telescope of Planetarium used during the trips
Few beautiful rear birds & other species are found in Lonar , Every year people spots more than 160 different types of species during bird race.
Trip dates :
Batch 1 : 3rd Feb 2017 to 5th Feb 2017
Batch 2 : 24th Feb 2017 to 26th Feb 2017
(Two Night / Three Days)
If interested kindly contact on following link :
Last date for registration : 31th Dec 2016.
Contact : 07769941114 , 09175140881 , 08007496835
Only 24 Seats are allowed…. So hurry up…!!!
Welcome to the new world of Astronomy…..!!!
SAAD MOUNTAINEERS , MUMBAI