Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 5/22/2015
this page last updated: 3/19/2015 at 4:14 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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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:     8:47 pm (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     9:16 pm (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:     9:56 pm (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:   10:42 pm (EDT)
Moonrise:   10:13 am (EDT) - May 22
Moon transit:     5:29 pm (EDT) - May 22
Moonset:     0:39 am (EDT) - May 23
Moon phase:   24.0% (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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