GDG- Night during the battle

John Rudy john.m.rudy at
Wed Jan 4 15:24:42 CST 2012

U.S. Naval Observatory has an excellent tool for calculating historic moon
tables.  Here's 1863:


On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 4:20 PM, Stuart Johnson <stueypark at>wrote:

> Esteemed GDG Member Contributes:
> Just curious if there's any record of the moonphasse and how clear the sky
> was the nights of the battle? I was just wondering how bright or dark it
> may have been.

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