Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 7/24/2015
this page last updated: Friday July 24, 2015 7:40 PM (EDT)

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 July 24, 2015 7:40 PM (EDT)

Due to persistent cloud cover, despite weather forecasts to the contrary,
sadly, our event tonight has been CANCELLED.

We'll try again next Friday 7/31/2015.

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:     8:53 pm (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     9:22 pm (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:   10:02 pm (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:   10:47 pm (EDT)
Moonrise:     2:22 pm (EDT) - Jul 24
Moon transit:     7:55 pm (EDT) - Jul 24
Moonset:     1:22 am (EDT) - Jul 25
Moon phase:   58.3% (Waxing Gibbous)


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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