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Lunar Information

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New Moon

Today's Sun image from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center   New Moon, 0 days in its cycle
Rise: 6:08 am
Set: 7:59 pm
Max possible Daylight hrs today: 13:51
14:27 UTC August 21 2017 Eclipse Total
Page updated:
4/26/2017 11:40 AM EDT
15:40 UTC 04/26/2017
Rise: 6:33 am
Set: 6:57 pm
0% Illuminated
14:22 UTC August 7 2017 Eclipse Total

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Autumn Equinox
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Mon, 20-Mar-2017 6:29am EDT
10:29 UTC March 20 2017
Wed, 21-Jun-2017 12:25am EDT
04:25 UTC June 21 2017
Fri, 22-Sep-2017 4:02pm EDT
20:02 UTC September 22 2017
Thu, 21-Dec-2017 11:29am EST
16:29 UTC December 21 2017

 

Earth Daylight & Darkness view
Earth Daylight & Darkness view *EXT*

Eileen Collins Observatory - Clear Sky Clock
Eileen Collins Observatory - Clear Sky Clock legend *EXT*

Satellite Predictions for Erin, New York *EXT*  Light Pollution Map *EXT*  Sky chart for Erin, New York *EXT*



Some Excellent magazines for Amateur Astronomy are Sky & Telescope *EXT* and Astronomy *EXT*

Astronomy Picture of the Day
MARS Picture of the Day *EXT*
EARTH Science Picture of the Day *EXT*

Deepsky Astronomy Software (DAS)

Tony Cecce's Twelve Month Tour of the Messier Catalog

 Jan *EXT*   Feb *EXT*   Mar *EXT*   Apr *EXT*   May *EXT*   Jun *EXT*   Jul *EXT*   Aug *EXT*   Sep *EXT*   Oct *EXT*   Nov *EXT*   Dec *EXT* 

Some photos I took: Current Telescope Setup below:
Moon Cresent.jpg (38739 bytes) Moon Cresent2.jpg (23411 bytes) Dcp_0474.jpg (73299 bytes) nextstar114gt.jpg (46273 bytes) My Hard Case Kodak DC4800
Information on the Celestron NexStar 114 GT telescope can be found at Celestron *EXT*

For those interested in Fine Tuning your Telescope check out, 'SuperCharge *EXT*'.
Highly recommend, as it did wonders for my Celestron NexStar 114 GT telescope even though I bought it used.

Some Astronomy related Yahoo! Groups I'm currently in:
Celestron • NexStar Discussion Group *EXT* ECAS • Elmira-Corning Astronomical Society *EXT* deepskysoftware • Deepsky Astronomy Software *EXT*

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