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Saturday October 6, 2018 at 7:45 PM

Status updated by our Observatory Director on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 6:40 PM

I'm going to head up to the observatory and arrive at 7:45pm.
If the skies are clear, I'll open the observatory.
If the skies are cloudy, the observatory will remain closed.

Public Observing Event
at the ACA Observatory

Planetary Nebulae Night
Ring Nebula, Catís Eye Nebula, Blue Snowball, Blue Flash Nebula, Saturn Nebula, & Blinking Nebula. Also, view Herschelís Garnet Star.

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.Visible satellite passes from the ACA Observatory:

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

Sunset:     7:02 pm  (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     7:27 pm  (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:     7:59 pm  (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:     8:31 pm  (EDT)
Moonrise:     4:14 am  (EDT)  10/6/2018
Moon transit:   11:14 am  (EDT)  10/6/2018
Moonset:     6:074 pm  (EDT)  10/6/2018
Moon phase:     6.3% (waning crescent)

The Moon will look like this today



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ical "seeing" (steadiness of the air), the shorter the arrows, the better.


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