[Astronomy Club of Akron Logo] Jul 15 - Mt Wilson


 

Saturday July 15, 2017 at 8:45 PM

Status: No status changes have been posted yet...

This event requires good sky conditions and, living in Ohio, we all know
how unpredictable the weather can be. Cancellation, if necessary, will
be announced here so please check back before heading out.

Public Observing Event
at the ACA Observatory

 

Presentation:
Mount Wilson Observatory
 
Mount Wilson Observatory Slide Show Tour followed by observing session: Ring Nebula and globular cluster M92 are near zenith and Saturn is well placed for observing this evening.

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.Visible satellite passes from the ACA Observatory:

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

     
Sunset:     9:00 pm  (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     9:29 pm  (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:   10:10 pm  (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:   10:57 pm  (EDT)
Moonrise:     0:44 am  (EDT) 7/16/2017
Moon transit:     7:08 am  (EDT) 7/16/2017
Moonset:     1:40 pm  (EDT) 7/16/2017
Moon phase:   57.8% (waxing crescent)





The Moon will look like this late tonight

 

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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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