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Re: [thefixedstars] Aligned with rather than conjunct

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  • Mark Andrew Holmes
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    Message 1 of 6 , Apr 4, 2005
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      --- Astro Logos <office@...> wrote:
      >
      > Hi Mark..
      > >
      > > "Conjunct by declination and right ascension"
      > could
      > > also be used to describe such events, I would
      > think.
      > >
      > > Mark A. Holmes
      >
      > or celestrial latitude and ecliptical longitude or,
      > if we are standing on
      > the earth... azimuth and altitude, or depression.
      > Or once we leave the
      > ecliptic and use the points where the earth touches
      > the sky then we have the
      > term paran to join a star and a planet - or any two
      > bodies in the heavens.
      >
      > But none of these terms create the problem that the
      > term "conjunction" does
      > hence the discussion about using the word
      > "alignment" for this unique
      > joining of star and planet when they are both
      > projected - via the poles -
      > onto the same degree (s) of the ecliptic.


      All right.

      Mark A. Holmes

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