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Re: Fixed star alignments (July 16, 2006)

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  • mahtezcatpoc
    ... of ... Right behind the Ship and Centaurus s back. ... way ... Above the Snake s head and near Bootes right hand. ... general ... between ... the ... hind
    Message 1 of 11 , Aug 5, 2006
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      --- In thefixedstars@yahoogroups.com, "mahtezcatpoc"
      <mahtezcatpoc@...> wrote:
      >
      > Locating objects in the constellations they're in may aid in their
      > interpretation.
      >
      >
      > --- In thefixedstars@yahoogroups.com, Mark Andrew Holmes
      > <mahtezcatpoc@> wrote:
      > >
      > > As of noon CDT.
      > >
      >
      > >
      > >
      > > Jupiter
      > >
      > > QU Carinae (cataclysmic variable)
      >
      > About halfway between Theta Centauri and Omicron-2 Centauri, kind
      of
      > west of Foramen (Eta Carinae).

      Right behind the Ship and Centaurus's back.

      >
      >
      > > NY Serpentis (cataclysmic variable)
      >
      > In Serpens Caput, near the Bootes border, about two-thirds of the
      way
      > from Iota Serpentis to Omega Bootis.


      Above the Snake's head and near Bootes' right hand.

      >
      >
      > >
      > >
      > > Saturn
      > >
      >
      >
      > >
      > > HZ Puppis (cataclysmic variable)
      >
      >
      > South of Rho Puppis and west of 1 and 3 Puppis.
      >
      > HS Puppis, which has also been aspected lately, is in the same
      general
      > area of the figure (high on Argo's Poop Deck), about halfway
      between
      > Pi and Rho Puppis and southwest of 3 Puppis.
      >
      >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > Uranus
      > >
      > > Cheeseburger Nebula (NGC 7026 Cygni)
      >
      > Very close to 63 Cygni (inside the Horseshoe?)
      >
      > (a golden arch?)
      >
      >
      > >
      > > Baby Dumbbell Nebula (Hu 1-2 Cygni)
      >
      > About halfway between 72 and 74 Cygni, northwest of Tau Cygni on
      the
      > back edge of the Swan's left wing (I think).
      >
      >
      > >
      > > The Horseshoe (a star pattern near 63 Cygni, in Cygnus
      > > north of Deneb)
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > >
      > > Neptune
      >
      > >
      > > HR Delphini
      >
      >
      > Very close to Rotanev (Beta Delphini).
      >
      >
      > >
      > > IL Vulpeculae
      >
      > About halfway between 28 and 29 Vulpeculae (in one of the Fox's
      hind
      > legs?)
      >
      >
      > >
      > > QU Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variables)
      >
      > East of 23 Vulpeculae and not far from the Cygnus border, (I
      think) on
      > or above the Fox's back.
      >
      > LU and LV Vulpeculae, other novae which have been aspected
      recently,
      > are both halfway between 15 Vulpeculae and Albireo (Beta Cygni),
      above
      > the Fox's head (I think) and sort of to the right of the Swan's.
      >
      >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > Pluto
      >
      >
      > >
      > > *Walnut Nebula (IRAS 17245-3951 Scorpii)
      > >
      >
      > East of Kappa Pegasi near the Scorpion's stinger.
      >
      >
      > >
      > >
      > > Pallas
      > >
      > > *DQ Herculis (cataclysmic variable)
      > >
      >
      > east of Iota Herculis, near the Lyra border

      To the left of Hercules' left ankle


      >
      >
      > > *Dahlgren's Star (V533 Herculis, aka Nova Herculis
      > > 1963; cataclysmic variable discovered in 1963 by
      > > Swedish astronomer Elis Dahlgren)
      >
      >
      > Close to the Lyra border, northeast of Theta Herculis and
      northwest of
      > Mu Lyrae (which is closer).

      To the left of Hercules' left knee.


      > >
      > >
      > > Juno
      >
      > >
      > > *RR Pictoris (cataclysmic variable)
      >
      > Southeast of Alpha Pictoris, near the place where the boundaries of
      > Pictor, Dorado and Mensa converge.
      >
      >
      > >
      > > *Naos (Zeta Puppis)
      > >
      > > *CP Puppis (cataclysmic variable)
      >
      >
      > About halfway between Naos and Beta Pyxidis, near the point where
      the
      > boundaries of Puppis, Pyxis and Vela converge (jn the Ship's
      rigging?)
      >
      >
      > >
      > > *Merak (Beta Ursae Majoris)
      > >
      > > *Tania Borealis (Lambda Ursae Majoris)
      >
      > Tania Borealis and Tania Australis (which is also being aspected)
      are
      > near the Leo Minor border in (I think) one of the Great Bear's
      forepaws.
      >
      > KS Ursae Majoris, a nova which has been aspected recently, is
      > southwest of Merak and southeast of Phi Ursae Majoris (which is
      > closer), I think on the Great Bear's back thigh.
      >
      >
      > >
      > >
      > > Vesta
      > >
      > > *Cat's Eye Nebula (NGC 6543 Draconis)
      >
      > South of Omega Draconis and about halfway between Delta and Zeta
      > Draconis on the Dragon's body.
      >
      >
      > )
      > >
      >
      > >
      > >
      > > North Node
      > >
      > > Azelfafage (Pi-1 Cygni)
      > >
      > > *Cocoon Nebula (IC 5146 Cygni; a planetary nebula
      > > southeast of Pi-2 Cygni
      >
      > and Azelfafage
      >
      >
      > >near the border with Lacerta)
      >
      > On or around the Swan's tail.
      >
      >
      > >
      > > *Deer Lick Group (group of galaxies in Pegasus
      > > dominated by NGC 7331)
      >
      >
      > This and Stephan's Quintet, another galaxy group which has been
      > aspected recently, are north of Matar (Eta Pegasi), not far from
      the
      > border with Lacerta.


      Almost underneath Pegasus' hooves.



      > >
      > > South Node
      > >
      > >
      > > *Ross 128 (Virginis; a nearby star)
      > >
      >
      > Southwest of Zavijava, about halfway between it and Upsilon Leonis,
      > near the Leo border.


      Just above the Virgin's left shoulder (or below the Lion's right
      hind paw).

      More later.

      Mark A. Holmes
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