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Borrego Springs, California (U.S.)

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The red glow of a very rare display of the aurora borealis over Borrego Springs, California. Photo by Dennis Mammana.

Borrego Springs, CA

Designated

2009

Category

Dark Sky Community

Address

California, USA

Contact

Ms. Betsy Knaak
Website

Land Area

110 km2

Documents

About

Located 88 miles northeast of San Diego in San Diego County, California, Borrego Springs has long been a haven for star gazers, both professional and amateur. Surrounded by the 600,000-acre Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, the community is uniquely protected from urban lights and hosts a variety of astronomy events year-round.

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