Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 12/5/2014
this page last updated: 3/31/2014 at 12:05 PM

No event tonight, but t
his is where our observing events normally take place:

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:     5:00 pm (EST)
Civil Twilight:     5:28 pm (EST)
Nautical Twilight:     6:02 pm (EST)
Astronomical Twilight:     6:35 pm (EST)
Moonrise:     4:40 pm (EST) - Dec 5
Moon transit:     0:03 am (EST) - Dec 6
Moonset:     7:29 am (EST) - Dec 6
Moon phase:   99.6% (~Full Moon)


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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