(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

Sometimes the only thing to look at...

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: Wed Apr 23 8:20 PDT
  • Today's Sunrise: 06:11
  • Today's Sunset: 19:36
  • Astro. Dawn: 04:40 - 06:11
  • Astro. Dusk: 19:36 - 21:08
  • Outside Temp: 40.5 F
  • Inside Temp: 57.0 F
  • Obs Out. Temp: 49.3 °F
  • Obs In. Temp: 60.8 °F
  • Humidity: 37 %
  • Cloud Cover: [Graph]

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Current weather: LIVE wx200d/1.3 readings

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

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!

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2012-04-03 17:59:09


By: Awact
2012-04-03 17:59:09

Outstanding job.

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2012-04-03 17:58:27

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By: Benoalcolocky
2011-07-23 12:27:53

Hello, Cool site. I think I might have done a burnout somewhere in that picture but that was before my new years resolution of not doing dumb things that cost me money

By: Maverick
2011-07-20 21:30:53

Here's Sage's new comment board. Feel free to leave us feedback, suggestions, bug reports, or anything else you want to share :-)

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