Canada/USA Astronomical Seeing Observation Program

Astronomical-Seeing Observation Details

1. Observer
Joe Weiland
2. Site
N40.68 W79.90 (N4040' W7954')
3. Scope
14 inch F/6.0 Mirror. Open top. Open bottom. Fan cooled: Yes.
4. Time
2005-09-12 02:30:00 EDT (GMT -4)
2005-09-12 06:30:00 UTC
5. Observing Conditions
440X. 40.0 up. Was cooling for 5h00m.
Appearance of out-of-focus star: Steady
6. Seeing Observation
Antoniadi I (5 out of 5)
8. CommentsOut of focus star was very still; I could detect no motion inside disk.
The night before, at the same local time, it was if I were looking down at a raging river, fast moving from S. to N. parallel to horiz.
Date Entered2005-09-13 04:34:22 UT

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