Welcome ToMind's Eye ObservatoryA Private live Video Imaging Astronomical Observatory & Satellite Tracking Station.
Managed by Citizen Scientist / AstrophiliacTerry GrageLocated adjacent to the St. Sebastian River Preserve state park in Florida.Dedicated to sharing knowledge and astronomical images using analog & digital video imaging devices in lieu of an eyepiece at the telescope.I like to call it "Fun with Photons".
Thank You for sharing your time, and I hope you enjoy your visit. I am very proud to have the opportunity to share with you. Please feel free to contact me with any comments or questions.Please stop back often as I add new images and news with the latest projects the observatory is working on.What exactly is Video Astronomy? Click here.
Observatory Location Sebastian, FloridaLatitude 27°45'52." N 27.764444Longitude 80°32'03" W -80.534167Elevation AMSL 24.1 ' / 7.34568 MOptical Aperture Elevation 31.1' / 8.56488 MOpen Location Code (OLC) or Plus Code 76VXQF78+R7
4.5 Bortle Artificial / Natural Sky Brightness = 1.00 to 1.73
EST Time : -5 UTC ST (-4 UTC DST) Time Synchronization: Stratum 1 serverLocation: University of Florida, Gainesville, FLNTP V3 primary (TrueTime GPS-VME)US FL ntp-s1.cise.ufl.edu (128.227.205.3) (CNAME ntp- ufl.usno.navy.mil)
NOAA Citizens Weather Observer Program (CWOP) Station ID FW8934Meteorological Assimilation Data Ingest System(MADIS) Station ID F8934Weather Underground Station KFLVEROB434MEO Ambient Weather StationAnemometer , Temperature, Humidity @14'5" AGL Barometric Pressure @ 31.1' AMSL
If people sat outside and lookedat the stars each night I bet they would live a lot differently."Carpe Noctem"
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