Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 4/3/2015
this page last updated: 4/02/2015 at 9:38 AM

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

Fishcreek Elementary School
(large open field behind the back parking lot)
5080 Fishcreek Rd
Stow, Ohio  4422
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Status updated at 9:38 AM on 4/2/2015:

The observing field is too soggy to allow cars to be driven to drop off
equipment.  In addition, rain & and thunderstorms are predicted.

Therefore, this event has been CANCELLED.

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:     7:55 pm (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     8:21 pm (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:     8:54 pm (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:     9:28 pm (EDT)
Moonrise:     7:16 pm (EDT)
Moon transit:     1:17 am (EDT) - Apr 4
Moonset:     7:12 am (EDT) - Apr 4
Moon phase:   99.9% (Full Moon)


Visible satellite passes from the Fishcreek Observing Site tonight:


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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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