Van Vleck Observatory,
Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459-0123
Received: November 18,
The bright night sky above
the Van Vleck Observatory, located on the Wesleyan University campus, has
prompted a program to monitor the skyglow visually and photoelectrically for a
photometers were developed which can measure sky brightness in the field; they
show that the skyglow is very local.