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Saturday September 27, 2014
from 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Daytime Observing Event
Solar Party

behind Fishcreek Elementary School
5080 Fishcreek Rd Stow, OH 44224

Click here for a map and directions to the observing field
View sunspots, prominences and solar flares
on our star, the Sun, with detail shown
only when the view is limited to the light of
Hydrogen-alpha (H-α) at 656.28 nm (6562.8 Ångstroms)
provided by a specially equipped solar telescope.
A special white-light filtered telescope will also
be present for incredible views of sunspots.


here for a current photo of the Sun in H-α light
here for a current photo of the Sun in white light

Be sure to hit the REFRESH / RELOAD button on your browser
(or the <F5> key on your keyboard) for up-to-date information

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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