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Tuesday September 17, 2019 from 7:45 PM to 9:30 PM
Announced by our Observatory Director on on Monday, September 16, 2019 at 3:27 PM

Status updated by our Observatory Director on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 2:46 PM

Clear Skies Tonight!
The observatory will open at 7:45 PM with Jupiter in the eyepiece

This event will occur as planned

Public Observing Event

at the ACA Observatory


Impromptu Event

It looks like a great evening for stargazing; cool temperatures, low humidity, and clear skies.

What will we be looking at tonight?

NE Ohio has some clear skies forecasted this week starting Tuesday evening.
We plan to have a star party Tuesday evening starting at 7:45pm with Jupiter
in the eyepiece followed by Saturn, open cluster NGC 6633, Wild Duck Cluster, Butterfly Cluster, ET Cluster, Herschel's Double Cluster, Swan Nebula,
globular clusters M22 & M15, the Andromeda Galaxy, and more.

This event will occur as planned

Please dress appropriately for expected temperature conditions

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