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The status of the Davey Lab observatory for the Telescope Observing Activity.

Telescope Observing Schedule for Fall Semester 2019

Tonight, Wednesday, September 18th, the Rooftop will be OPEN.

(this update posted 18 September 2019, at 1:19 pm)

If the rooftop is closed, a planetarium show will be offered to astro students during the semester, starting promptly at 8:30 pm in 541a Davey. (Late entry into the planetarium will not be allowed.)

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Three resources you can use to try to determine if it will be clear enough to observe:

Current forecast for State College Clear Sky ChartThank you to Attilla Danko and Allan Rahill and sponsor Deerfield Observatory for the State College Clear Sky Chart.