[Astronomy Club of Akron Logo] Aug 19 - Open Cl


 

Saturday August 19, 2017 at 8:30 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

 

Open Clusters
 
Open Clusters of the Summer Constellations including M11, NGC 6633, M23, M39,
and M26 star cloud.

  Click for MAP & DIRECTIONS to ACA Observatory

.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:     8:21 pm  (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     8:48 pm  (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:     9:23 pm  (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:   10:00 pm  (EDT)
Moonrise:     4:06 am  (EDT) 8/19/2017
Moon transit:   11:34 am  (EDT) 8/19/2017
Moonset:     6:58 pm  (EDT) 8/19/2017
Moon phase:     4.1% (waning crescent)





The Moon will look like this afternoon

 

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

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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