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    Re: Predictor for moon alt/az at twilight?
    From: Fred Hebard
    Date: 2005 Apr 2, 08:15 -0500

    On Apr 2, 2005, at 6:32 AM, Jim Thompson wrote:
    
    >> -----Original Message-----
    >> From: Fred Hebard
    >> The MICA program, produced by the Naval Obseratory, is linked on their
    >> site.  I think you can buy it from Wilhemm-Bell.  It outputs the
    >> complement of the declination, but you can easily change that by
    >> pasting the output into a spreadsheet.
    >
    > Thanks Fred.  Their online calculator "Apparent coordinates:
    > topocentric ZD
    > & Az, wrt local horizon" at
    > http://aa.usno.navy.mil/data/docs/WebMICA_2.html
    > gives me the data I want, but it will not allow me to see results for
    > dates
    > beyond May 01 2005 (as of today, April 02 2005).  Maybe that's how they
    > encourage MICA purchases (US$29.95 + shipping + duty + taxes)(?).
    >
    > Jim Thompson
    > --------------------
    >
    
    Jim,
    
    I don't think they'd care about the money, being gov't employees.  The
    almanacs may be turning over.  Mica does in 2005.
    
    Fred
    
    
    

       
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