Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 9/11/2015
this page last updated: Friday September 11, 2015 6:00 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 updated: Friday September 11, 2015 6:00 PM (EDT)

Tonight's observing event has been CANCELLED due to total cloud cover

We'll try again on Friday 10/2/2015.

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:     7:45 pm (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     8:10 pm (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:     8:43 pm (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:     9:17 pm (EDT)
Moonrise:     5:25 am (EDT) - Sep 11
Moon transit:   12:13 pm (EDT) - Sep 11
Moonset:     6:55 pm (EDT) - Sep 11
Moon phase:     2.3% (Waning 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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