List of astronomical societies
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A list of notable groups devoted to promoting astronomy research and education.
- Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh
- American Association of Variable Star Observers, a pro-am organization studying stars that vary in brightness for a multitude of reasons.
- American Astronomical Society
- American Meteor Society, an amateur organization specializing in meteor observations.
- Association of Lunar and Planetary Observers, an amateur organization
- Astronomical League, an umbrella organization of U.S. amateur astronomy societies.
- Astronomical Society of Glasgow
- Astronomical Society of Southern Africa
- Astronomical Society Ruđer Bošković, from Belgrade, Serbia
- Birmingham Astronomical Society, in Birmingham, Alabama
- Crayford Manor House Astronomical Society - Astronomy in South East London and North West Kent, Bexley and Dartford
- Escambia Amateur Astronomers Association, Northwest Florida.
- EAAE - European Association for Astronomy Education, a European Association that promotes activities for schools, teachers and students.
- Federation of Astronomical Societies
- International Meteor Organization, an international organization dealing in meteor observations.
- Kopernik Space Center
- Louisville Astronomical Society
- Macarthur Astronomical Society  a group of amateur astronomers, incorporating the Macarthur Astronomy Forum, based in SW Sydney, Australia
- Northern Virginia Astronomy Club
- Northumberland Astronomical Society
- Pakistan Amateur Astronomers Society
- The Planetary Society
- Royal Astronomical Society in London
- Royal Astronomical Society of Canada
- Royal Astronomical Society of New Zealand
- The SETI Institute
- Society for Popular Astronomy based in the United Kingdom for beginners to amateur astronomy
- Sutherland Astronomical Society based in Sydney, Australia
- Spaceturk, an amateur organization specializing in planetary, lunar, and other solar system observations in Turkey
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- Astronomical Society Islands, Nunavut, Canada