Imaging Sites

Here is a list of sites I commonly observe/image at.

 

Name

GPS Coordinates

DEG:Min:Sec

Bortle Scale (Measured)

Travel Time (from Home)

Comments

Chandler Home

33:18:25.2

-111:51:59.5

366meters

7 (18.2-18.5)

00 Minutes

00 Miles

 

Massacre Grounds Trailhead

33:28:18.1

-111:28:10.1

644 meters

4 (20.8-20.9)

45 Minutes

35 Miles

Best location to park is in South West corner behind small tree.

Picket Post Trailhead

33:16:34.5

-111:10:35.4

644 Meters

4? ()

55 Minutes

52 Miles

Tends to have locals visit drive in with lights more often but has outhouse.

Ascroft Observatory (Cedar City, UT)

37:39:53.5

-113:07:27.5

1,742 meters

4 (20.78)

7:10

488 miles

 

Southern Utah University

 

 

Bortle Scale measurements - Using my Sky Quality Meter pointed to area of sky most used for imaging (45 deg due east)

 

 

Chandler Home

Massacre Grounds Trailhead

Picket Post Trailhead

 

 

 

 

Astronomy

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