Astronomical Observing at Fishcreek
Friday 6/8/2018
this page last updated: 6/3/2018 at 9:45 AM

This is where our observing events take place if weather, and other, conditions allow:

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

Status updated on Friday 6/8/2018 at 8:30 AM:

Our observing event scheduled for tonight at Fishcreek School has been  CANCELLED..
We were denied permission to use the field.
Hopefully, we'll be able to negotiate a resolution to this difficulty, but there are no guaranties...


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:     9:00 pm (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     9:30 pm (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:   10:13 pm (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:   11:03 pm (EDT)
Moonrise:     3:18 am (EDT) - Jun 9
Moon transit:     9:43 am (EDT) - Jun 9
Moonset:     4:15 pm (EDT) - Jun 9
Moon phase:   24.9% (Waning Crescent)



 

Visible satellite passes from the Fishcreek Observing Site tonight:

ISS:

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HST:

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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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