Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 11/6/2015
this page last updated: Friday November 6, 2015 at 12:15 PM (EST)

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 November 6, 2015 at 12:15 PM (EST)

No sense waiting for 4:00 PM to state the obvious...
Weather conditions and the condition of the observing field have
caused our event scheduled for tonight to be
CANCELLED yet again.

We'll try one last time on Friday 11/13/2015

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:     5:18 pm (EST)
Civil Twilight:     5:45 pm (EST)
Nautical Twilight:     6:17 pm (EST)
Astronomical Twilight:     6:50 pm (EST)
Moonrise:     2:05 am (EST) - Nov 6
Moon transit:     8:36 am (EST) - Nov 6
Moonset:     3:00 pm (EST) - Nov 6
Moon phase:   22.2% (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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