Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 6/24/2016
this page last updated: 6/25/2016 at 1:40 PM

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

Fishcreek Elementary School
(large open field behind the back parking lot)
5080 Fishcreek Rd
Stow, Ohio  4422
Click here for map and directions 

Status updated on Saturday 6/25/2016 at 1:40 PM:


This event had fabulous weather, Jupiter, Saturn & Mars
well placed for viewing and LOTS of interested
observers! All in all, a perfect night!


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:     9:06 pm (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     9:36 pm (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:   10:19 pm (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:   11:11 pm (EDT)
Moonrise:   11:53 pm (EDT) - Jun 24
Moon transit:     5:31 am (EDT) - Jun 25
Moonset:   11:16 am (EDT) - Jun 25
Moon phase:   77.8% (Waning 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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