Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 6/19/2015
this page last updated: 6/19/2015 at 11:52 AM

his is where this observing event will take place if conditions allow:

Fishcreek Elementary School
(large open field behind the back parking lot)
5080 Fishcreek Rd
Stow, Ohio  4422
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Status update: Friday 6/19/2015 at 11:52 AM

Tonight's event has been CANCELLED due to heavy cloud overcast
plus extremely wet condition of the observing field.

We'll try again next Friday 6/26/2015.
This stretch of bad weather can't last forever...

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:     9:05 pm (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     9:35 pm (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:   10:19 pm (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:   11:10 pm (EDT)
Moonrise:     8:58 am (EDT) - Jun 19
Moon transit:     4:09 pm (EDT) - Jun 19
Moonset:   11:14 pm (EDT) - Jun 19
Moon phase:   11.4% (Waxing Crescent)


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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