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Saturday July 30, 2016 at 9:00 PM

Status updated by our Observatory Director on Saturday, July 30, 2016 at 4:49 PM

Tonight's event has been CANCELLED due to weather conditions

Public Observing Event
at the ACA Observatory

 

Double Stars
 
Tonight we’ll be observing double stars: optical doubles, visual doubles, and multiple star systems. An ACA member will take you on a Sky Tour of Summer Constellations. Sagittarius will be
rising later this evening with many Messier
objects to observe.

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Live AccuWeather Satellite Mosaic

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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
(
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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