Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 8/9/2013
this page last updated: 8/3/2013 at 10:42 AM

Tonight's event CANCELLED due to cloudy weather conditions
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Once again, the weather is not cooperating with us star-gazers
and again we're forced to cancel tonight's event due to sky conditions.
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We'll try again next Friday August 16, 2013

This event

The detail provided on this page will let you know what's up in the sky tonight


New feature: The "T" on each object's line in the chart above indicates the time of transit in addition to the rise and set times for the object.

Sunset:     8:35 pm (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     9:02 pm (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:     9:39 pm (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:   10:19 pm (EDT)
Moonrise:     9:13 am (EDT) - Aug 9
Moon transit:     3:31 pm (EDT) - Aug 9
Moonset:     9:42 pm (EDT) - Aug 9
Moon phase:     9.5% (Waxing Crescent)
Next Moon phase:   1st Quarter on 8/14 at 6:56am


 

 

Live AccuWeather Satellite Mosaic

 
 
Jet Stream (updates automatically to latest available image)
    The Jet Stream affects astronomical "seeing" (steadiness of the air)
    If we're in a gray area, seeing will not be as good as in a white area.
    If we're in a white area, the shorter the arrows, the better.




 

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