Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 11/7/2014
this page last updated: 11/7/2014 at 9:35 AM

Status updated at 9:35 AM:

Sadly, both weather conditions and soggy condition of our
observing field have forced our event tonight to be
CANCELLED

We'll try one more time next Friday 11/14/2014

This is where this observing event would have taken place if conditions had allowed:

Fishcreek Elementary School
(large open field behind the back parking lot)
5080 Fishcreek Rd
Stow, Ohio  4422
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Click here for map and directions
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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:     5:17 pm (EST)
Civil Twilight:     5:43 pm (EST)
Nautical Twilight:     6:16 pm (EST)
Astronomical Twilight:     6:48 pm (EST)
Moonrise:     6:03 pm (EST) - Nov 7
Moon transit:     1:21 am (EST) - Nov 8
Moonset:     8:44 am (EST) - Nov 8
Moon phase:   98.5% (~Full)


 

Visible satellite passes from the Fishcreek Observing Site tonight:

ISS -

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HST -

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Iridium Flares -

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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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