Front Porch Navigational Instruments 🔭

Blue Moon, Super Moon, Eclipse of the Moon 🌔

I use ‘Stellarium’ to verify my tracking calculations  ❕

Navigation Device

sextant

Nav Device Sexton

Soda straw eye piece, tire weight plum bob, adjustable horizon marker.

Yep after 10 years my porch is still in Tennessee, have only moved  ±8° but that is attributed to operator error and equipment tolerances 😉

Eclipse
Beginning at 5:30 a.m. EST on Jan. 31, a live feed of the Moon will be offered on NASA TV and NASA.gov/live. You can also follow at @NASAMoon

Wãshē Kōdä

🇺🇸 VA ID card 🇺🇸

Have you applied for the VA ID card yet? The site is back up after crashing last December. Easier & more secure then using your DD214 !!! Delivery starts in March
https://vets.gov

VIC_ID_PENDING blanked

In 2015, Congress ordered the VA to create the cards to make it easier for veterans to receive certain benefits such as discounts at stores and restaurants.

More Info at Stars & Stripes  👉   https://www.stripes.com/…/va-resumes-online…