Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 12/26/2014
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:     5:06 pm (EST)
Civil Twilight:     5:34 pm (EST)
Nautical Twilight:     6:09 pm (EST)
Astronomical Twilight:     6:42 pm (EST)
Moonrise:   10:55 am (EST) - Dec 26
Moon transit:     4:49 pm (EST) - Dec 26
Moonset:   10:50 pm (EST) - Dec 26
Moon phase:   29.7% (Waxing Crescent)


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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