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Gosport, Hampshire, United Kingdom
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Updated23/05/2017 09:50:00 
 
Jup  Star Chart for Southern Hampshire
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Tonight's Sky
     
Star Chart courtesy: Weather Underground


Sun/ Moon Data for Southern Hampshire:
Sunspot Activity
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Sunset: 20:58:00
Sunrise: 05:05:00
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moon 9% illuminated - Waning Crescent Moon
Moonrise: 04:16:00 (23/05/2017)
New Moon: 25-May-2017 20:45:00
Full Moon: 10-May-2017 22:43:00
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Stellar Neighbors

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Space Track-Satellite Passes


International Space Station View Look AnglesESV Ground Trace
Satellite Ground Trace courtesy: Heavens-Above.com
Bright Satellite List for your location.

Notes about viewing ESVs:
When using lookangles, choose passes with high magnitudes; less than 6.0. ("Looks" are local time.)
Best viewing is when ESV is in Earth's penumbra; on the map, it's the solid line during night.
Dotted line on map denotes ESV is dark, in Earth's umbra (shadow).
Objects in orbit have to maintain a speed of at least 17,500mph, therefore ESVs traverse the sky noticeably different than aircraft.
ESVs appearing to blink are either tumbling rocket bodies, or spinning payloads with deployed solar arrays.
High-Eccentricity objects have a more ellongated orbit. Ground trace looks like a backwards C.
Regression-Ground traces will move West with each orbit due to Earth's rotation.


Script courtesy of: Lee from MadALwx. Page template and Facts script courtesy of: TNET Weather.
Page Template and Moon script courtesy of: Saratoga Weather. Graph base code courtesy of: jpGraph.