Month: April 2021

Partly Cloudy/Wind today!

With a high of 61F and a low of 40F. Currently, it’s 60F and Mostly Cloudy/Wind outside. Current wind speeds: 24 from the West Pollen: 3 Sunrise: April 30, 2021 at 05:42AM Sunset: April 30, 2021 at 07:44PM UV index: 5 Humidity: 51% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv April 30, 2021 at 02:15PM

Pink and the Perigee Moon

On April 25 a nearly full moon rose just before sunset. Welcomed in a clear blue sky and framed by cherry blossoms, its familiar face was captured in this snapshot from Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland. Known to some as a Pink Moon, April’s full lunar phase occurred with the moon near perigee. That’s the closest point…

Partly Cloudy/Wind today!

With a high of 66F and a low of 41F. Currently, it’s 48F and Rain outside. Current wind speeds: 6 from the Northeast Pollen: 3 Sunrise: April 30, 2021 at 05:42AM Sunset: April 30, 2021 at 07:44PM UV index: 0 Humidity: 92% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv April 30, 2021 at 12:00AM

Rain today!

With a high of 56F and a low of 51F. Currently, it’s 53F and Rain outside. Current wind speeds: 2 from the Northeast Pollen: 3 Sunrise: April 29, 2021 at 05:44AM Sunset: April 29, 2021 at 07:43PM UV index: 1 Humidity: 96% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv April 29, 2021 at 02:15PM

Apollo 17: The Crescent Earth

Our fair planet sports a curved, sunlit crescent against the black backdrop of space in this stunning photograph. From the unfamiliar perspective, the Earth is small and, like a telescopic image of a distant planet, the entire horizon is completely within the field of view. Enjoyed by crews on board the International Space Station, only…

Rain today!

With a high of 59F and a low of 51F. Currently, it’s 52F and Partly Cloudy outside. Current wind speeds: 3 from the East Pollen: 3 Sunrise: April 29, 2021 at 05:44AM Sunset: April 29, 2021 at 07:43PM UV index: 0 Humidity: 83% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv April 29, 2021 at 12:00AM

Mostly Cloudy today!

With a high of 69F and a low of 48F. Currently, it’s 68F and Fair outside. Current wind speeds: 6 from the Northeast Pollen: 3 Sunrise: April 28, 2021 at 05:45AM Sunset: April 28, 2021 at 07:42PM UV index: 6 Humidity: 47% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv April 28, 2021 at 02:15PM

North Star: Polaris and Surrounding Dust

Why is Polaris called the North Star? First, Polaris is the nearest bright star toward the north spin axis of the Earth. Therefore, as the Earth turns, stars appear to revolve around Polaris, but Polaris itself always stays in the same northerly direction — making it the North Star. Since no bright star is near…

Cloudy today!

With a high of 73F and a low of 49F. Currently, it’s 54F and Mostly Cloudy outside. Current wind speeds: 5 from the Southwest Pollen: 3 Sunrise: April 28, 2021 at 05:45AM Sunset: April 28, 2021 at 07:42PM UV index: 0 Humidity: 45% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv April 28, 2021 at 12:00AM

AM Clouds/PM Sun today!

With a high of 68F and a low of 48F. Currently, it’s 53F and Mostly Cloudy outside. Current wind speeds: 11 from the West Pollen: 3 Sunrise: April 27, 2021 at 05:46AM Sunset: April 27, 2021 at 07:41PM UV index: 6 Humidity: 31% via https://ift.tt/39gcPzv April 27, 2021 at 02:15PM