Uranus Viewing, 2021

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Christopher K.
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Uranus Viewing, 2021

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Uranus is right now too close to the Sun to be viewed. It will reappear in late May, becoming easy and safe to see a few weeks later.
Christopher K.
Posts: 5844
Joined: October 12th, 2009, 3:28 pm
Location: Baton Rouge, LA

Re: Uranus Viewing, 2021

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Below is the NOAA forecast for this evening's planned viewing time of 8:45pm to 10:45pm...
precipitation potential, 1%
sky cover, 56%
relative humidity, 72%
temperature, 14˚C
surface wind, N 10 km/h

Danko's Clear Dark Sky states that during HRPO's viewing time the transparency rating will be "too cloudy to forecast" (0 out of 5) and the seeing rating will be "bad" (1 out of 5).

The front gate at HRPO will open at 8:10pm. The main building will open at 8:25pm.

The 4 November 2021 rating is...
EXCELLENT
VERY GOOD
GOOD
FAIR
POOR
BAD
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