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AST@RHO
 
Automated Student Telescope at Rosemary Hill Observatory. Near Bronson, which is about 30 miles from UF campus.
Alafia River State Park
 
State Park used as a secondary observing site by the Saint Petersburg Astronomy Club.
Ambersweet Observatory
 
A private observatory near Umatilla
Area 51
 
A site used by the South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association. Named after mile marker 51 on highway I75. Near the east edge of the Big Cypress National Preserve .
Astor
 
A town in Lake county.
Avon Park Bombing Range
 
AKA Avon Park Airforce Range, 82000 acres of which are open for public access.
This chart is sponsored.Bar J Observatory
 
A private Observatory near New Smyrna Beach.
Beauclerc / San Jose(FL)
 
Forecast covers the neighborhoods of San Jose, Bay Meadows, Sunbeam and Beauclerc Gardens. In Duval county, Florida. South of Jacksonville.
Belen Observatory
 
Observatory of Belen Jesuit Preparatory School. In Tamiami.
Belleview
 
Bethune Beach
 
Forecast also covers New Smyrna Beach and the northern half of Canaveral National Seashore
Bill Sadowski Park
 
A park in Palmetto Bay, used for public outreach by the Southern Cross Astronomical Society.
Biscayne Point Observatory
 
A private observatory somewhere around Miami Beach.
Black Creek Observatory
 
A private observatory near Middleburg.
Blue Mountain Beach
 
A town in Walton county. Forecast also covers Seagrove Beach, Grayton Beach, Four Mile Village and Miramar Beach.
Bluefield Ranch
 
Ranch of Saint Lucie County. Used as an observing site of the Treasure Coast Astronomical Society.
Boca Observatory
 
A private observatory in Eastpoint.
This chart is sponsored.Boca Raton
 
Brandon
 
Brogdon Observatory
 
A private observatory.
Broken Oak Observatory
 
A private observatory near Spring Lake.
Brooksville
 
CFAS Ocala Forest Site
 
An observing site in the Ocala State forest. Currently limited to members of Central Florida Astronomical Society.
Camp Kolomoki
 
A girl scout camp. A private site. Location of star parties for girl scouts held by the Escambia Amateur Astronomers' Association (EAAA> and the NorthWest Florida Astronomy Association (NWFAA)
Carrollwood
 
A neighborhood north of Tampa.
Caxambas Observatory
 
A private observatory on Marco Island.
Cedar Key
 
Home of the Cedar Key Star Party. A dark sky site.
This chart is sponsored.Chiefland Astronomy Village
 
Home of the Chiefland Starparty.
Conner Preserve
 
A wildlife preserve near Land O Lakes.
Coral Key Village Observatory
 
A private observatory.
Crane Point Nature Center
 
Nature Center of the Florida Keys Land & Sea Trust. Site of 'Evening with the Stars' observing programs.
Crawfordville
 
Crestview
 
A town in Okaloosa.
Daytona Beach
 
Deep Sky Observatory
 
A private observatory in Sebring.
DeepSkyshed Observatory
 
A private observatory near Port Richey.
Deer Creek RV Golf Resort
 
Deltona
 
Dry Tortugas National Park
 
A national park accessible only by boat. In the Gulf of Mexico, west of Key West.
Duette Park
 
Park in Manatee County.
EFSC Planetarium and Observatory
 
Eastern Florida State College Planetarium and Observatory of Eastern Florida State College. In Cocoa.
Ellen Observatory
 
A private observatory near DeLand.
Emerald Beach
 
Near Navarre.
Everglades Observatory
 
A private observatory in Okeechobee.
Fakahatchee Strand Preserve
 
Actually, a dry clearing to the north of the state preserve near Miles City. Used by the Everglades Astronomical Society.
Fisheating Creek Campgrounds
 
A campground in Palmdale.
Flamingo
 
A town in the Everglades National Park. Used by some members of the Southern Cross Astronomical Society.
Florida Caverns State Park
 
State park and site of public outreach by the Tallahassee Astronomical Society. Near Marianna.
Flying Cow Observatory
 
A private observatory somewhere around Loxahatchee.
Fort Clinch State Park
 
State Park near Fernandia Beach.
Fort Lauderdale
 
Home of Gibson Observatory. A site of the South Florida Amateur Astronomers.
Fort Myers
 
Home of the Southwest Florida Astronomical Society
Fort Myers Beach
 
Fort Pickens
 
Park and historic site. In Pensacola bay.
Fort Walton Beach
 
Fox Observatory
 
Observatory of the South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association.
Foxtrotter Observatory
 
A private observatory in Marion county.
Galactic Stone Observatory
 
A private observatory near Lutz.
Geddy's Blue Room Observatory
 
A private observatory near Homosassa.
GradyLand Heaven Observatory
 
A private observatory near Melbourne.
Green Swamp Wildlife Management Area
 
GreenWay Lakes Observatory
 
A private observatory in Westchester.
Guana River Dam
 
An observing site of the Northeast Florida Astronomical Society (NEFAS). Located near South Ponte Vedra Beach in the Guana River State Park.
HRH Observatory
 
A private observatory in Sarasota.
Hale Observatory
 
A private observatory in Avon Park City.
Halliday Parkwood Observatory
 
A private observatory.
Hardee Lakes Park
 
A wildlife management area used as an observing site by the St. Pete Astronomy Club.
Harmony
 
A town with dark-sky compliant lighting and public and private observing sites. Used as an observing site by the Central Florida Astronomical Society.
Harold A Campbell Public Use Area
 
A park, used by some members of the South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association(SFAAA).
Heaven Sent Observatory
 
A private observatory near the Flamingo entrance of Everglades National Park.
Highlands Hammock State Park
 
State Park near Sebring.
Hillcrest Observatory
 
A private observatory.
Holiday
 
A town in Pasco County.
Hooker's Prairie
 
Hudson
 
In Pasco county.
Indian Pass Penninsula
 
Indiantown
 
Infinity's Edge Observatory - FL
 
A private observatory somewhere around Melbourne.
Innerarity Island Observatory
 
A private observatory on Innerarity Island in Perdido Bay.
Ivan's Observatory
 
A private observatory in Coconut Creek.
Jacksonville
 
Home of the Northeast Florida Astronomical Society.
Jigg's Landing Park
 
Public park owned by Manatee County Waterworks.
Joey's Observatory
 
A private observatory somewhere around Orlando.
John's Observatory
 
A private observatory near Bradenton.
Joyce Observatory
 
A private observatory in Punta Gorda Isles.
Jupiter
 
Keaton Beach
 
Kendale Observatory
 
Key West
 
Kirby Storter Roadside Park
 
A a roadsie park, on on US41 (8th Avenue), 8 miles west of the visitors center of Big Cypress National Preserve. Used as an observing site by the South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association.
Kissimmee
 
Kissimmee Park Observatory
 
A public observatory near Lake Tohopakaliga.
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park
 
Site of star parties held by the Central Florida Astronomical Society. Located in KPP.
Krause's Observatory
 
A private obsrevatory.
LAT26 RAO
 
A private radio astronomy and meteor observatory.
LaBelle Astronomical Observatory
 
A private observatory near LaBelle.
Lake Buffum
 
Lake City
 
Lake Placid
 
Lakeland
 
Largo
 
Lazy 8 Ranch Observatory
 
A private observatory.
Little Knockem Down Observatory
 
A private observatory on Little Knockem Down Key.
Lone Palm Observatory
 
Mahogany Hammock
 
A parking lot of Mahogany Hammock Trail in Everglades National Park. Used by some members of the Southern Cross Astronomical Society.
Malhotra Observatory
 
A private observatory.
Mancave Observatory
 
A private observatory somewhere around Myakka City.
Mark's Observatory
 
A private observatory in the general vicinity of Wellington.
Melbourne
 
Miami
 
Home of the Southern Cross Astronomical Society.
Munson Observing Site
 
A dark sky oserving site of the Escambia Amateur Astronomers Association. A few miles from the town of Munsen.
Myakka City
 
NEFAS Swamp Site
 
A site used by NEFAS and a few million mosquitos.
NFCC Observatory
 
An observatory of the North Florida Community College also affiliated with the Tallahassee Astronomical Society
Naples
 
Home of the Everglades Astronomical Society. Also of interest to the Southwest Florida Astronomical Society
Newberry Star Park
 
A joint project of the Alachua Astronomy Club and Easton Newberry Sports Complex. Located at the complex.
North Smoke Tower Site
 
O'Brien
 
ONF Observatory
 
A private observatory in the Ocala National Forest.
Ocala
 
A city in Marion county.
This chart is sponsored.Orlando
 
Pace/Milton
 
Palm Bay
 
A site of the Brevard Astronomical Society.
Palm Coast
 
A town in Flagler county.
Panacea
 
A private observing site a few miles from the town of Panacea.
Panama City
 
Home of the Astronomical Society of Bay County.
Parish
 
Pensacola
 
A meeting place of the Escambia Amateur Astronomers' Association.
Perry
 
Pineland Observatory
 
A private observatory on Pine island.
Quincy
 
A town in Gadsden county.
Redding Observatory
 
A private observatory near Deland.
Riverwoods Field Laboratory
 
Laboratory or the Florida Atlantic University.
Robert Clyde Observatory
 
A private observatory in Sebring.
Robinson Observatory
 
Observatory of University of Central Florida in Orlando. Also used by the Central Florida Astronomical Society.
Rolling Hills Observatory
 
A private observatory near Clermont.
Rooftop Oasis Observatory
 
A private observatory near New Port Richey.
Royal Palm Observatory
 
A private observatory somewhere around Green Meadow.
STAR
 
A private observatory, AKA Seffner Telescope Astronomy Research. In Seffner.
Saint Petersburg
 
Home of the Saint Petersburg Astronomy Club and the Science Center of Pinellas County.
This chart is sponsored.Sanford
 
Scott's Observatory
 
Near Palmetto.
Seminole State College Star Range
 
A gun range of Seminole State College used as an observing site by the Central Florida Astronomical Society. Near Geneva.
Shell Point
 
Shired Island
 
Silver Bell Observatory
 
A private observatory.
South Bratt Observatory
 
A private observatory near Bratt.
St. Sebastian River Preserve State Park
 
State park near Vero Beach.
Star Dogged Moon Observatory
 
A private observatory near Keystone Heights.
StarDust Ranch
 
A private astronomical observing and imaging site.
Stargate Observatory
 
A private observatory somewhere in the area of Live Oak.
Summerland Key
 
Forecast covers area from Sugarloaf Key to Big Pine Key.
Sun City Center
 
Home of the Sun City Center Astronomy Club.
Suwannee Skies Observatory
 
Near Old Town.
Tallahassee
 
Home of the Tallahassee Astronomical Society.
Tampa
 
Home of the Museum of Science and Industry used by the Museum Astronomical Resource Society .
Temple Terrace
 
A site used by the Museum Astronomical Resource Society Club who are affiliated with the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) .
The D'Auria's Ocala Star Observatory
 
A private observatory near Ocala.
The Stocker AstroScience Center
 
Future Science Center, with observatories, of Florida International University -- Maidique Campus.
Titusville
 
A site of the Kennedy Space Center Amateur Astronomers and the Brevard Astronomical Society.
UF Campus Teaching Observatory
 
An observatory of the University of Florida. In Gainesville.
Useppa Island Observatory
 
A private observatory near Bokeelia.
Venus
 
Close to the site of the Mid Florida Star Gaze, a star party of the Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches.
Venus Observatory
 
A private observatory near the town of Venus.
Vero Beach
 
A town in Indian River county.
WHAC Kissimmee Stargaze
 
A private observing site of the Winter Haven Astronomy Club.
Wagner Observatory
 
A private observatory near Bonita Springs.
Waid Observatory (Margate)
 
A private observatory near Margate.
Wells Observing Site
 
A private observing site 12 miles from Westville, FL.
West Delray Regional Park
 
Park with both public areas and areas reserved for permit holders, like the Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches. Near Delray Beach.
West Palm Beach
 
Home of Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches.
Weston
 
White City
 
Windy Hill 5 Observatory
 
A private observatory near Palma Sola Bay.
Winter Haven
 
This chart is sponsored.Winter Star Party
 
A star party of the Southern Cross Astronomical Society. Held in Camp Wesumkee on Spanish Harbor Key.
Withlacoochee River Park
 
Park used as the primary dark site by the St. Petersburg Astronomy Club, home of their annual star party, The Orange Blossom Special, and site of public observing.
Yalta Observatory
 
Near North Port.

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