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The NASA SkyWatch Map Tab provides three options to select an observer location.

1. Click on any of the provided "hot spots" located on the world map. You will be provided with a more detailed map of the country or continent selected. Simply click on the city, town or one that is closest to the desired location, and NASA SkyWatch will provide you with the required information.

2. If you prefer an international city, check the pull down selection of International Cities that NASA SkyWatch provides. Simply click on the city, town or one that is closest to the desired location, and NASA SkyWatch will provide you with the information.

3. Enter a U.S. postal zip code and press "Enter", "Return", or "Tab" on your keyboard. NASA SkyWatch will search its database for the correct City, State, Latitude, Longitude, GMT, and if in Daylight Saving Time.

Click on the Quick Tutorial button to view a 4-step guide to get you searching the sky quick and easily.


Curator: Kim Dismukes | Responsible NASA Official: Amiko Kauderer | Updated: 09/23/2011
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