Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 12/6/2013
this page last updated: 8/3/2013 at 11:55 AM

We won't be having an event, but 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:     5:00 pm (EST)
Civil Twilight:     5:28 pm (EST)
Nautical Twilight:     6:02 pm (EST)
Astronomical Twilight:     6:36 pm (EST)
Moonrise:   10:37 am (EST) - Dec 6
Moon transit:     4:01 pm (EST) - Dec 6
Moonset:     9:32 pm (EST) - Dec 6
Moon phase:   20.9% (Waxing Crescent)
Next Moon phase:   1st Quarter on 12/9 at 10:12am



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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