International Space Station, Shuttle Visibility

The International Space Station and the Space Shuttle Discovery are now docked and will visible to the naked eye this week. Here’s the list of where and when to look:

 

Monday, Feb. 28
From 6:35 p.m. to 6:37 p.m.

The Space Station/Space Shuttle will past west to east across the low northwestern to northern sky. The maximum height above the horizon 21 degrees above the northern horizon at 6:37 p.m. (That’s about a third of the way from the horizon to the zenith in the northern sky.)

 

Tuesday, March 1
From 6:25 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

The Space Station/Space Shuttle will past west to east across the low western to northern sky. The maximum height above the horizon 21 degrees above the northern horizon at 6:28 p.m. (That’s about a third of the way from the horizon to the zenith in the northern sky.)

 

Tuesday, March 1
From 8:01 p.m. to 8:03 p.m.

The Space Station/Space Shuttle will past west to east across the low northwestern to north-northwestern sky. The maximum height above the horizon 21 degrees above the north-northwestern sky  horizon at 8:03 p.m. (That’s about a third of the way from the horizon to the zenith in the north-northwestern sky.)

 

Wednesday, March 2
From 6:35 p.m. to 6:37 p.m.

The Space Station/Space Shuttle will past west to east across the low northern sky. The maximum height above the horizon 21 degrees above the northern horizon at 6:37 p.m. (That’s about a third of the way from the horizon to the zenith in the northern sky.)

Thursday, March 3
From 7:18 p.m. to 7:22 p.m.

The Space Station/Space Shuttle will past west to east across the low northwestern to northern sky. The maximum height above the horizon 28 degrees above the northern horizon at 7:21 p.m. (That’s about a third of the way from the horizon to the zenith in the northern sky.)

 

Friday, March 4
From 6:08 p.m. to 6:13 p.m.

The Space Station/Space Shuttle will past west to east across the low northwestern to northern sky. The maximum height above the horizon 21 degrees above the northern horizon at 6:11 p.m.  (That’s about a third of the way from the horizon to the zenith in the northern sky.)

 

Friday, March 4
From 7:44 p.m. to 7:47 p.m.

The Space Station/Space Shuttle will past west to east across the high northwestern to northern sky. The maximum height above the horizon 48 degrees above the northern horizon at 7:47 p.m.  (That’s more than halfway from the horizon to the zenith in the northern sky.)

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  1. Carol Pfingsten says:

    Thanks for the shuttle Updates.

    Please stop refering to Pawlenty as Governor. What an insult to Governor Dayton!!

  2. Barbara Kommers says:

    Thanks!!!!

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