Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 7/18/2014
this page last updated: 7/18/2014 at 2:45 PM

Sadly, weather conditions have forced cancellation of tonight's event.
We'll try again next week - Friday July 25th.

Click here for a map and directions to our observing field
behind Fishcreek Elementary School on Fishcreek Rd in Stow

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:     8:58 pm (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     9:27 pm (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:   10:08 pm (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:   10:55 pm (EDT)
Moonrise:     0:43 am (EDT) - Jul 19
Moon transit:     7:36 am (EDT) - Jul 19
Moonset:     2:37 pm (EDT) - Jul 19
Moon phase:   50.0% (Third Quarter)


Visible satellite passes from the Fishcreek Observing Site tonight:


 No passes tonight


 No passes tonight

Iridium Flares:

 -4.3 mag pass at 11:31:02pm



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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