[Astronomy Club of Akron Logo]


 

Friday May 4, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Status updated on Monday 4/30/2018 at 2:00 PM:

This event has been CANCELLED. due to several reasons,
not the least of which were threatening weather conditions
being consistantly reported.

Outreach Event:

Izaak Walton League*
Star Party

Come out to show the children the wonders
of the night sky - you'll be glad you did!


Exact coordinates of observing field (for auto GPS units or computerized telescopes):
N41.166768  W41.042819  =>   N41 10' 0"  W81 2' 34"

We'll arrive by 8:00pm and set up telescopes in the field.
Exact location is yet to be determined.


 Click here for MAP & DIRECTIONS to Viewing Location
9634 Newton Falls Rd, Ravenna, OH 44266

*Izaak Walton League of America - click for information

.Visible satellite passes from the specified viewing location:

 
.
Solar System objects rise/transit/set times on this date from the Ravenna Arsenal...

 

Sunset:     8:27 pm  (EDT)
Civil Twilight:     8:55 pm  (EDT)
Nautical Twilight:     9:32 pm  (EDT)
Astronomical Twilight:   10:13 pm  (EDT)
Moonrise:     0:42 am  (EDT)  5/5/2018
Moon transit:     5:38 am  (EDT)  5/5/2018
Moonset:   10:35 am  (EDT)  5/5/2018
Moon phase:   76.8% (waning gibbous)





The Moon will look like this tonight

 

 

Closest Clear Sky Chart to the Ravenna Arsenal...

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

 


To contact club officers with questions or comments, please visit our Contacts page
Copyright 2017 Astronomy Club of Akron, Inc. - a 501(c)3 non-profit organization
This page of the ACA Website was last modified on 08/11/17

 

Web hosting provided by

CISNet Internet Services