Close

Note:

Melbourne & Palm Bay Campus Road Closure Information - Both campuses will be impacted by upcoming road closures. Palm Bay: March 27-31. View the Palm Bay map & details. Melbourne: March 31-April 15. View the Melbourne detour map & details.

CURRENT MOON

 

Astronomy News, Information & Sky Charts

 

 

Tools for Amateur Astronomers

Use the Clear Sky Chart below to view a real-time, graphical illustration of the predicted viewing conditions at the Observatory located on Eastern Florida State College's Cocoa Campus. You can get more information, including satellite maps and instructions on how to interpret the chart's symbols by clicking directly on the chart.

   Clear Sky Chart

Bad   Poor   Average   Good   Excellent

The satellite viewing prediction table below includes hyperlinks to www.heavens-above.com to give you real-time information about satellites passing overhead that can be viewed with the naked eye. Choose the location closest to where you are for live updates.

Satellite Viewing Predictions

Satellite Visibility From EFSC, Cocoa Campus

Latitude Longitude Description
+28:23:05 -80:45:43 EFSC Observatory, Cocoa, FL

Satellite Visibility From Other Sites

+28:36:42 -80:48:28 Titusville, FL
+28:28:36 -80:47:20 Port St. John, FL
+28:19:10 -80:36:28 Cocoa Beach, FL
+28:10:22 -80:35:55 Satellite Beach, FL
+28:04:59 -80:36:29 Melbourne, FL
+28:04:17 -80:39:12 West Melbourne, FL
+28:05:21 -80:33:56 Indialantic, FL
+28:02:03 -80:35:20 Palm Bay, FL
+27:38:17 -80:23:50 Vero Beach, FL
+27:26:47 -80:19:32 Fort Pierce, FL