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Saturday October 13, 2018 at 7:45 PM
This is the last scheduled star party for 2018

Status updated at 6:23 PM by our Observatory Director:

Beautiful night!

Observatory will be open at 7:30 PM.

Public Observing Event
at the ACA Observatory

Classical Music Night
The forecast calls for clear skies. Its Classical Music Night so we'll be playing the best musical selections of Mozart, Bach, & Vivaldi by which
to gaze at the stars. Saturn, Mars & a 5 day old Moon will start our observing session followed
by Albireo, Wild Duck Cluster, Blue Snowball Nebula, Cat's Eye Nebula, Herschel's Double Cluster, Andromeda galaxy & companion galaxy M32, globular cluster M15, Coathanger asterism, Uranus, and more.

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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:     6:51 pm  (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     7:16 pm  (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:     7:48 pm  (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:     8:20 pm  (EDT)
Moonrise:   12:06 pm  (EDT)  10/13/2018
Moon transit:     5:09 pm  (EDT)  10/13/2018
Moonset:   10:08 pm  (EDT)  10/13/2018
Moon phase:   24.42% (waxing 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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