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Fixed star alignments (July 15, 2007)

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  • Mark Andrew Holmes
    As of midnight GMT in London. Asterisks indicate new alignments (which didn t exist a week ago today with a 1 00 orb). Jupiter Kuma (Nu-1 Draconis) *Rho
    Message 1 of 2 , Jul 15, 2007
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      As of midnight GMT in London.


      Asterisks indicate new alignments (which didn't exist
      a week ago today with a 1 00' orb).



      Jupiter



      Kuma (Nu-1 Draconis)

      *Rho Ophiuchi

      NGC 6240 (Ophiuchi; two supermassive galaxies
      colliding)

      *Antares (Alpha Scorpii)

      Sin (Tau Scorpii)



      Saturn



      MM Hydrae (cataclysmic variable)

      *Subra (Omicron Leonis)

      *CW Leonis

      Frosty Leo Nebula (IRAS 09371+1212 Leonis)

      *Lucida Pictoris (Beta Pictoris, the brightest star,
      or lucida, of Pictor the Easel)



      Uranus



      Shih (Sigma Pegasi)

      Fum al Samakah (Beta Piscium)





      Neptune



      LZ Aquarii (cataclysmic variable)

      Nashira (Gamma Capricorni)

      S Doradus

      *Al Faras al Thani (Lambda Equulei, or 2 Equulei--for
      some reason this star got a Bayer designation even
      though it's 7th magnitude and well below naked-eye
      visibility)

      Gruid (Beta Gruis)

      Phoenicopterus (Epsilon Gruis; marking the obsolete
      constellation Phoenicopterus the Flamingo, now known
      as Grus the Crane)

      VW Hydri

      TY Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variables)




      Pluto


      Mu Arae (has exoplanets)

      Thackeray's Planetary (nebula; IC 1266 Arae)

      Al Durajah (Gamma Ophiuchi)

      RS Ophiuchi (cataclysmic variable)

      Pistol Star (V4647 Sagittarii)

      Integral X-Ray Nova 2006 (IGR J17497-2821 Sagittarii)

      Mouse Pulsar (G359.23-0.82 Sagittarii)

      Terzan 5 (Sagittarii; globular cluster containing the
      pulsar Terzan 5ad [formally PSR J1748-2446ad], a
      "millisecond pulsar" which is the fastest known
      spinning pulsar at 716 times per second)

      Box Nebula (NGC 6445 Sagittarii)

      Silkworm Nebula (CRL 5385 Sagittarii)

      Garden-Sprinkler Nebula (Henize 3-1475 Sagittarii)

      Galactic Center (Sagittarius A* Sagittarii)

      Apollyon (Iota-1 Scorpii)

      Girtab (Kappa Scorpii)




      Ceres


      *Anfal (58 Andromedae)

      *WX Arietis (cataclysmic variable)

      *Comet Planetary (NGC 1350 Fornacis)

      *Deltotron (Beta Trianguli)



      Pallas



      Shih (Sigma Pegasi)

      Fum al Samakah (Beta Piscium)





      Juno



      Merga (38 Bootis)

      *Roberts 22 (CRL 4140 Carinae)

      *Tso-Hea (6 Corvi)

      Lucida Volantis (Beta Volantis, the brightest star in
      Volans the Flying Fish)




      Vesta



      Lucida Circini (Alpha Circini, the brightest star in
      Circinus the Drafting Compass)

      Rutilicus (Zeta Herculis)

      Kajam (Omega Herculis)

      Thusia (Gamma Lupi)

      Keyhole Planetary (MRSL 252 Normae)

      Acrab (Beta Scorpii)

      Isidis (Delta Scorpii)

      Vrischika (Pi Scorpii)

      Fang (Rho Scorpii)

      Yed Prior (Delta Ophiuchi)



      Chiron


      Dorsum (Theta Capricorni)

      CH Cygni

      Veil Nebula (NGC 6960 Cygni)

      Deneb Dulfim (Epsilon Delphini)

      Al Kaud (Eta Delphini)




      North Node



      Seat (Pi Aquarii)

      *Ruchba (Omega-2 Cygni)

      *Piazzi's Flying Star (61 Cygni)

      *Pelican Nebula (IC 5070 Cygni)

      *CC Sculptoris (cataclysmic variable)




      South Node



      Thuban (Alpha Draconis)

      M-105 (Leonis; galaxy with suspected black hole
      between 52 and 53 Leonis)

      NGC 3377 (Leonis; galaxy with suspected black hole
      near 52 Leonis)

      *SW Sextantis (cataclysmic variable)

      *Alula Australe (Xi Ursae Majoris)

      *CU Velorum (cataclysmic variable)





      More later.




      Mark A. Holmes







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    • mahtezcatpoc
      ... Arabic = spoils ... wax or waxed (slippery) ... blind to the fact that the situation has changed ... having to do with change? (the Democrats seem a little
      Message 2 of 2 , Aug 5, 2007
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        --- In thefixedstars@yahoogroups.com, Mark Andrew Holmes
        <mahtezcatpoc@...> wrote:
        >
        > As of midnight GMT in London.
        >
        >
        > Asterisks indicate new alignments

        >
        >
        > Jupiter
        >
        >
        >
        > Kuma (Nu-1 Draconis)
        >
        > *Rho Ophiuchi
        >
        > NGC 6240 (Ophiuchi; two supermassive galaxies
        > colliding)
        >
        > *Antares (Alpha Scorpii)
        >
        > Sin (Tau Scorpii)
        >
        >
        >
        > Saturn
        >
        >
        >
        > MM Hydrae (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > *Subra (Omicron Leonis)
        >
        > *CW Leonis
        >
        > Frosty Leo Nebula (IRAS 09371+1212 Leonis)
        >
        > *Lucida Pictoris (Beta Pictoris, the brightest star,
        > or lucida, of Pictor the Easel)
        >
        >
        >
        > Uranus
        >
        >
        >
        > Shih (Sigma Pegasi)
        >
        > Fum al Samakah (Beta Piscium)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Neptune
        >
        >
        >
        > LZ Aquarii (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > Nashira (Gamma Capricorni)
        >
        > S Doradus
        >
        > *Al Faras al Thani (Lambda Equulei, or 2 Equulei--for
        > some reason this star got a Bayer designation even
        > though it's 7th magnitude and well below naked-eye
        > visibility)
        >
        > Gruid (Beta Gruis)
        >
        > Phoenicopterus (Epsilon Gruis; marking the obsolete
        > constellation Phoenicopterus the Flamingo, now known
        > as Grus the Crane)
        >
        > VW Hydri
        >
        > TY Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variables)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Pluto
        >
        >
        > Mu Arae (has exoplanets)
        >
        > Thackeray's Planetary (nebula; IC 1266 Arae)
        >
        > Al Durajah (Gamma Ophiuchi)
        >
        > RS Ophiuchi (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > Pistol Star (V4647 Sagittarii)
        >
        > Integral X-Ray Nova 2006 (IGR J17497-2821 Sagittarii)
        >
        > Mouse Pulsar (G359.23-0.82 Sagittarii)
        >
        > Terzan 5 (Sagittarii; globular cluster containing the
        > pulsar Terzan 5ad [formally PSR J1748-2446ad], a
        > "millisecond pulsar" which is the fastest known
        > spinning pulsar at 716 times per second)
        >
        > Box Nebula (NGC 6445 Sagittarii)
        >
        > Silkworm Nebula (CRL 5385 Sagittarii)
        >
        > Garden-Sprinkler Nebula (Henize 3-1475 Sagittarii)
        >
        > Galactic Center (Sagittarius A* Sagittarii)
        >
        > Apollyon (Iota-1 Scorpii)
        >
        > Girtab (Kappa Scorpii)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Ceres
        >
        >
        > *Anfal (58 Andromedae)


        Arabic = spoils


        >
        > *WX Arietis (cataclysmic variable)


        wax or waxed (slippery)


        >
        > *Comet Planetary (NGC 1350 Fornacis)


        blind to the fact that the situation has changed


        >
        > *Deltotron (Beta Trianguli)


        having to do with change?


        (the Democrats seem a little more assertive)


        >
        >
        >
        > Pallas
        >
        >
        >
        > Shih (Sigma Pegasi)
        >
        > Fum al Samakah (Beta Piscium)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Juno
        >
        >
        >
        > Merga (38 Bootis)

        "hoe" or "rake"

        (cleaning up, weeding out)


        >
        > *Roberts 22 (CRL 4140 Carinae)


        I think I might have written about this somewhere...


        >
        > *Tso-Hea (6 Corvi)

        Chinese = the left-hand linchpin

        (a person important to the Democrats or the UK's Labour Party?)


        >
        > Lucida Volantis (Beta Volantis, the brightest star in
        > Volans the Flying Fish)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Vesta
        >
        >
        >
        > Lucida Circini (Alpha Circini, the brightest star in
        > Circinus the Drafting Compass)
        >
        > Rutilicus (Zeta Herculis)
        >
        > Kajam (Omega Herculis)
        >
        > Thusia (Gamma Lupi)


        Greek = sacrifice


        >
        > Keyhole Planetary (MRSL 252 Normae)
        >
        > Acrab (Beta Scorpii)
        >
        > Isidis (Delta Scorpii)
        >
        > Vrischika (Pi Scorpii)
        >
        > Fang (Rho Scorpii)
        >
        > Yed Prior (Delta Ophiuchi)
        >
        >
        >
        > Chiron
        >
        >
        > Dorsum (Theta Capricorni)
        >
        > CH Cygni
        >
        > Veil Nebula (NGC 6960 Cygni)
        >
        > Deneb Dulfim (Epsilon Delphini)
        >
        > Al Kaud (Eta Delphini)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > North Node
        >
        >
        >
        > Seat (Pi Aquarii)
        >
        > *Ruchba (Omega-2 Cygni)


        Arabic = breast


        >
        > *Piazzi's Flying Star (61 Cygni)
        >
        > *Pelican Nebula (IC 5070 Cygni)
        >
        > *CC Sculptoris (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > South Node
        >
        >
        >
        > Thuban (Alpha Draconis)
        >
        > M-105 (Leonis; galaxy with suspected black hole
        > between 52 and 53 Leonis)
        >
        > NGC 3377 (Leonis; galaxy with suspected black hole
        > near 52 Leonis)
        >
        > *SW Sextantis (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > *Alula Australe (Xi Ursae Majoris)
        >
        > *CU Velorum (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        >




        More later.


        Mark A. Holmes
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