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Saturday October 22, 2016 at 7:00 PM

Status updated by our Observatory Director on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 4:56 PM.

The skies are clearing from the west. The observatory
will be open at 6:45pm for our observing session.

Public Observing Event
at the ACA Observatory


Orionids Meteor Shower
We should see about 15 meteors per hour while stargazing at the ET Cluster & the Saturn Nebula.

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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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