Our Success is in our members who value our strength as a valued community.
Forum Statistics
Posts1,026,323
Topics75,462
Members13,394
Forums65
Posts in last 24hrs26
Most Online14,906
Nov 23rd, 2019
Who's Online Now
48 registered members (Bebingtonlad, 8 invisible), 1,411 guests, and227 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


Popular Topics(Views 7days)
New General Forums
Lovely Animals ....silly humans :)
by GaryFromWirral. 6th Jun 2020 9:00pm
Chester zoo
by cools. 3rd Jun 2020 6:32pm
another ban
by lincle. 2nd Jun 2020 8:04pm
Thank You To diggingdeeper
by BultacoAstro. 2nd Jun 2020 12:31pm
New Wirral History
Where in Laird St is this?
by mikeeb. 1st Jun 2020 4:19pm
241 Rising Sun Laird St
by mikeeb. 31st May 2020 7:34pm
Info on Granville Terrace / Wood Lane please/
by JadyW. 24th May 2020 3:02pm
Info on Granville Terrace / Wood Lane please/
by JadyW. 22nd May 2020 8:59am
Old Cemetery on the Wirral
by ChrisRobbo. 21st May 2020 6:40pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
Boaty McBoatface takes shape
The gathering storm: Mersey waterfront today
Topic Replies
Coronavirus
by casper. 7th Jun 2020 10:07am
Relics of WW2
by bert1. 7th Jun 2020 6:11am
What song are you listening to?
by snowshoes. 6th Jun 2020 10:27pm
Oldest ? in the Wirral
by mikeeb. 6th Jun 2020 6:08pm
60's local band the zeros or vince earl attraction
by dool4lit4tle. 6th Jun 2020 5:54pm
Old Car Photo
by cools. 6th Jun 2020 5:51pm
Lost - Apple watch / Sainsburys Upton
by mikeeb. 5th Jun 2020 5:28pm
A Bidston Hill walk in history.
by Phoenix. 5th Jun 2020 12:30pm
Wirral Globe
by Littlebear. 5th Jun 2020 8:32am
June
M T W T F S S
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30
Recent Posts : What's On ?
HMS Prince of Wales visit to Liverpool
by mikeeb. 10th May 2020 6:21pm
'Lockdown' is on Wirral
by diggingdeeper. 9th May 2020 6:58pm
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rate Topic
ISS Visible Tonight #1069090
1st Jun 2019 5:35pm
1st Jun 2019 5:35pm
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 13,424
Birkenhead
diggingdeeper Offline OP

Wiki Master
diggingdeeper  Offline OP

Wiki Master
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 13,424
Birkenhead
At about 11:05pm tonight, the International Space Station may be visible from the Wirral for a few minutes in the south-west. Its very low down so you need a clear view to the south-west.

It may be visible the next few nights as well but I think tonight is the longest.


The further you are down the pay scale, the more 'essential' you are when the s--- hits the fan... Sue Farbysmith 2020

Insults are engendered from vulgar minds, like toadstools from a dunghill - Charles Caleb Colton

We don't do charity in Germany, We pay taxes. Charity is a failure of governments' responsibilities - Henning Wehn
Google Ads
Re: ISS Visible Tonight [Re: diggingdeeper] #1069101
1st Jun 2019 9:01pm
1st Jun 2019 9:01pm
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 889
Greasby
G
Greenwood Online content
Guardian
Greenwood  Online Content
Guardian
G
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 889
Greasby
Drat, too many houses in the way.Thanks for the heads-up, though. It is fascinating to see.

Re: ISS Visible Tonight [Re: diggingdeeper] #1069105
1st Jun 2019 11:46pm
1st Jun 2019 11:46pm
Joined: Aug 2010
Posts: 935
ottawa canada ( formerly new b...
snowshoes Online content

Guardian
snowshoes  Online Content

Guardian
Joined: Aug 2010
Posts: 935
ottawa canada ( formerly new b...
It came over here about a year ago, took about 30 sec. Feel very privileged to see it.

Re: ISS Visible Tonight [Re: diggingdeeper] #1069115
2nd Jun 2019 10:19am
2nd Jun 2019 10:19am
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 17,208
Wirral
granny Offline
Wiki Master
granny  Offline
Wiki Master
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 17,208
Wirral


Saw that in the countryside of Wales a few years ago. No light pollution, it was quite lovely to see.


Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect.
~Chief Seattle
Re: ISS Visible Tonight [Re: diggingdeeper] #1069123
2nd Jun 2019 2:31pm
2nd Jun 2019 2:31pm
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 1,717
wirral
E
Excoriator Online content
Forum Addict
Excoriator  Online Content
Forum Addict
E
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 1,717
wirral
For those interested in satellite watching, I like the 'Heavens above ' site. This has good information on a number of satellites.

In particular, it has an interactive display of the planet and Elon Musks recently launched group of 60 satellites. They are still visible as a number of groups, but don't worry if you miss them. He is planning 12,000 of the bloody things. They will be hard to avoid. Forget a beautiful night sky!

Re: ISS Visible Tonight [Re: diggingdeeper] #1069127
2nd Jun 2019 4:45pm
2nd Jun 2019 4:45pm
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 13,424
Birkenhead
diggingdeeper Offline OP

Wiki Master
diggingdeeper  Offline OP

Wiki Master
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 13,424
Birkenhead
10:16 tonight (Sunday) for four minutes going from WSW towards South at pretty low elevation it will be at its highest (but still low) at 1018 SSW.

Friday would have been the best time, it was higher up and visible for 5 minutes.


The further you are down the pay scale, the more 'essential' you are when the s--- hits the fan... Sue Farbysmith 2020

Insults are engendered from vulgar minds, like toadstools from a dunghill - Charles Caleb Colton

We don't do charity in Germany, We pay taxes. Charity is a failure of governments' responsibilities - Henning Wehn

Moderated by  Mod 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Relics of WW2
by Excoriator. 6th Jun 2020 4:48pm
Lost - Apple watch / Sainsburys Upton
by Littlebear. 5th Jun 2020 8:35am
ford towers ford estate
by dolly2350. 3rd Jun 2020 3:32pm
Landfill site
by Excoriator. 2nd Jun 2020 6:28pm
Where in Laird St is this?
by mikeeb. 1st Jun 2020 4:19pm
For Sale & Free
Bike storage
by Dilly. 3rd Jun 2020 8:37pm
Wanted BMW M3 Evolution alloy wheels
by _Ste_. 2nd Jun 2020 1:24am
Bose Companion 3 series 2
by TheComputerLab. 30th May 2020 11:42am
Looking for a small pool filter and pump
by paul110180. 30th May 2020 10:38am
Electric kids scooter Razor
by BultacoAstro. 25th May 2020 12:27pm
Member Spotlight
granny
granny
Wirral
Posts: 17,208
Joined: June 2011
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
Bebingtonlad, Seddo, Shyde, mmchugh61, alanmcg
13394 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
ford towers ford estate
by dolly2350. 3rd Jun 2020 3:32pm
Landfill site
by Excoriator. 2nd Jun 2020 6:28pm
Are Schools opening in Wirral ?
by granny. 29th May 2020 4:01pm
Thought I was getting an ebay bargain
by derekdwc. 25th May 2020 5:22pm
Exhaust fitters
by fish5133. 12th May 2020 1:25am
News : New Topics
Relics of WW2
by Excoriator. 6th Jun 2020 4:48pm
Lost - Apple watch / Sainsburys Upton
by Littlebear. 5th Jun 2020 8:35am
Ford fiob and keys
by phosphor. 1st Jun 2020 7:43am
Girls pink bike found in Prenton
by spider. 28th May 2020 9:24am
Manned SpaceX launch
by mikeeb. 27th May 2020 3:07pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Slow Internet/Drop Outs
by diggingdeeper. 29th May 2020 10:58am
House through time
by cools. 20th May 2020 6:45pm
Raspberry Pi
by diggingdeeper. 19th May 2020 1:31am
Netflix
by mikeeb. 15th May 2020 11:25am
Nowhere Boy biographical drama film-John Lennon
by Longnails. 11th May 2020 4:59pm
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Sun 4:44am
Sunset Sun 9:37pm
Local Time Sun 10:07am
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1