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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: Sat Feb 28 11:13 PST
  • Today's Sunrise: 06:24
  • Today's Sunset: 17:52
  • Today's Moonrise: 14:44
  • Today's Moonset: 4:03
  • The Moon is DOWN
  • Moon age: 10.3 days
  • Moon phase: Waxing Gibbous
  • Next new moon: 3/20/15 2:38 PDT
  • Illuminated fraction: 79.1%
  • Moon Distance: 395964 km
    measured from center of earth
  • Astro. Dawn: 05:00 - 06:24
  • Astro. Dusk: 17:52 - 19:16
  • Outside Temp: 50.0 F
  • Inside Temp: 65.5 F
  • Obs Out. Temp: 57.8 °F
  • Obs In. Temp: 49.6 °F
  • Humidity: 30 %
  • Cloud Cover: [Graph]
  • Astro Calendar: 14d 30d 60d

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Current Local Weather

LIVE wx200d/1.3 interface
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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

Moon Venus Mars Skyline

Taken on February 20, Taken on February 20,


Long Lovejoy and Little Dumbbell

Buffeted by the solar wind, Comet Lovejoy's crooked Buffeted by the solar wind, Comet Lovejoy's crooked


Love and War by Moonlight

Love and War by Moonlight Love and War by Moonlight


The Rosette Nebula in Hydrogen and Oxygen

The Rosette Nebula is not the only cosmic cloud of gas and dust to The Rosette Nebula is not the only cosmic cloud of gas and dust to


Unusual Plumes Above Mars

What is creating unusual plumes on Mars? What is creating unusual plumes on Mars?


The Milky Way Over the Arizona Toadstools

Which is older -- the rocks you see on the ground or the light you see from the sky? Which is older -- the rocks you see on the ground or the light you see from the sky?


The Dark River to Antares

Connecting the Connecting the


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