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Wednesday October 7, 2015 from 7:15pm to 9:45pm

Status update by our Observatory Director on Wednesday 10/7/2015 at 4:52PM:

The observatory will be open at 7:15pm for stargazing. Herschel's Double Cluster
in our 16" observatory telescope and 8" Dobsonian for a "sweet" comparison.

Hope to see you here!


Public Observing Event

at the ACA Observatory

 

Impromptu Event!

It looks like a great evening for stargazing; warm temperatures, low humidity, and clear skies.
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What will we be looking at tonight?

Weather permitting, the observatory will be open from 7:15pm until 9:45pm. Lots of Summertime star clusters & nebulae
will be well-placed for evening observing.

We hope to see you here tonight.

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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
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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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