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(8th Century Crucifix courtesy David Beccue)

Sage Webcam
Camera viewing observatory from window.... (Thanks for fixing this Drew.)


Sage Inside Webcam
Picture from inside the observatory.


webcam history page

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Sometimes the only thing to look at...

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Sept 2004

Here is a test case to see if we have enough bandwidth to transmit MP3. The following is an MP3 of radio emission from Sol. (Thanks to radiojove.)
Bitrates of 8, 10, 12, 16, & 24:

Sage Conditions

  • Local Time: Thu Nov 27 21:32 PST
  • Today's Sunrise: 06:41
  • Today's Sunset: 16:47
  • Today's Moonrise: 12:05
  • Today's Moonset: 23:25
  • The Moon is UP
  • Moon age: 6.1 days
  • Moon phase: First Quarter
  • Next new moon: 12/21/14 17:36 PST
  • Illuminated fraction: 36.4%
  • Moon Distance: 363576 km
    measured from center of earth
  • Astro. Dawn: 05:12 - 06:41
  • Astro. Dusk: 16:47 - 18:16
  • Outside Temp: 32.0!F
  • Inside Temp: 65.8 F
  • Obs Out. Temp: 42.9 °F
  • Obs In. Temp: 46.0 °F
  • Humidity: 0!%
  • Cloud Cover: [Graph]
  • Astro Calendar: 14d 30d 60d

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Current Local Weather

LIVE wx200d/1.3 interface
Most Recent Weather Ouput
Daily weather plot Find more about Weather in Frazier Park, CA
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External links

A weather page for this location is at Weather Underground

NOAA weather prediction: NOAA (long & lat) NOAA

The David and Kathleen Beccue home page is found at http://www.beccue.com

Cabin & Observatory Info

Information is here on cold weather water startup, cold weather water shutdown, and playing movies on the computer upstairs.

A GPL raytrace program, for telescope design is available here: raytrace.tgz.

The philosophy behind an observatory design is documented here.

Andrew's blog is here . Angels and Ministers of Grace, defend us!

APOD Feed

Galileo s Europa Remastered

Looping through the Jovian system in the late 1990s, the Looping through the Jovian system in the late 1990s, the


Io and Callisto Mutual Event

A 24 minute sequence from top to bottom, A 24 minute sequence from top to bottom,


The Creature from the Red Lagoon

The Creature from the Red Lagoon   The Creature from the Red Lagoon


Soaring over Titan

What would it look like to fly over Titan? What would it look like to fly over Titan?


Tornado and Rainbow Over Kansas

The scene might have The scene might have


Solar Flare from a Sharper Sun

Solar Flare from a Sharper Sun Solar Flare from a Sharper Sun


M1: The Crab Nebula

The Crab Nebula is cataloged as M1, the first object on The Crab Nebula is cataloged as M1, the first object on


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