Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 10/4/2013
this page last updated: 10/4/2013 at 9:40 AM

Sadly, the event scheduled for tonight, Friday 10/4/2013,
has been CANCELLED due to weather conditions.
All forecast sites are indicating heavy cloud cover, rain or
thunderstorms for tonight which prevents our event from occurring.

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If you still have an astronomical need to be fulfilled,
let me recommend the free planetarium show tonight
at Kent State University. Click
here for details and here for a map.

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:     7:05 pm (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     7:30 pm (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:     8:02 pm (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:     8:34 pm (EDT)
Moonrise:     6:57 am (EDT) - Oct 4
Moon transit:   12:56 pm (EDT) - Oct 4
Moonset:     6:46 pm (EDT) - Oct 4
Moon phase:     0.1% (Waning Crescent)
Next Moon phase:   New on 10/4 at 8:35pm


 

 

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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