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Saturday April 11, 2015 at 8:00 PM

Status updated at 4/11/2015 at 11:51AM:

The forecast for this evening is for clear skies. The observatory
will be open at 7:45pm. Please park on roads west and north
of observatory and in park rangers' parking lot.

Public Observing Event
at the ACA Observatory


Planet Observing
Planet observing tonight: Venus within 3 of
the Pleiades, Jupiter and Ghost of Jupiter are
well-placed for observing in the evening sky.
There are many objects on the observing list including numerous galaxies.
The weather forecast calls for clear skies so it should be a perfect
night for stargazing.  All this, plus the Best Free Coffee in Akron
will be brewing all observing session.

We sincerely hope you can join us!

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.Visible satellite passes from the ACA Observatory:

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Live AccuWeather Satellite Mosaic

Solar System objects rise/transit/set times from the ACA Observatory on the date of this event...

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.

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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