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  • Mark Andrew Holmes
    As of midnight GMT. Asterisks indicate alignments that weren t there a week ago today (with a 1 00 orb). Jupiter Deneb Okab (aka Dheneb; Zeta Aquilae) SS433
    Message 1 of 3 , Jun 22, 2008
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      As of midnight GMT.

      Asterisks indicate alignments that weren't there a week ago today (with a 1 00'
      orb).




      Jupiter



      Deneb Okab (aka Dheneb; Zeta Aquilae)

      SS433 (V1343 Aquilae; an unusual X-ray binary star)

      BY Draconis

      *Sheliak (Beta Lyrae)

      *HR Lyrae (cataclysmic variable aka nova)

      Ring Nebula (M-57 Lyrae)

      Lucida Octantis (Nu Octantis; the brightest star in Octans the Octant)

      *AO Octantis (cataclysmic variable)

      Cappa (Rho-1 Sagittarii)

      *HD 75289 (Velorum; has planets)




      Saturn



      Cat's Paw (G Hydrae; marks the forepaw of the obsolete constellation Felis the Cat)

      El Kophrah (Chi Ursae Majoris)

      BC Ursae Majoris (cataclysmic variable)

      Miniature Spiral (NGC 3928 Ursae Majoris; galaxy)

      HD 75289 (Velorum; has a planet)

      Vela Pulsar (PSR B0833-45 Velorum)




      Uranus



      Fetus Nebula (NGC 7008 Cygni)

      *Markab (Alpha Pegasi)

      Sadalpheretz (Lambda Pegasi)



      Neptune



      Sadalsuud (Beta Aquarii)

      Bunda (Xi Aquarii)

      Deneb Algedi (Delta Capricorni)

      Sador (Gamma Cygni)

      Kitalpha (Alpha Equulei)

      Al Faras Al Awwal (Gamma Equulei)

      Pherasauval (Delta Equulei)

      Tau-1 Gruis (has planets)




      Pluto



      Baraka (Xi Herculis)

      Ramo (95 Herculis; the Branch, which Hercules is sometimes shown holding in his
      hand, sometimes Cerberus)

      Sinistra (Nu Ophiuchi)

      Fellah (67 Ophiuchi)

      *Barnard's Star (V2500 Ophiuchi; aka Munich 15040)

      Trifid Nebula (M-20 Sagittarii)

      *Acumen (M-7 Scorpii; an open cluster, aka Ptolemy's Cluster)

      DZ Serpentis (cataclysmic variable)




      Eris



      Saderazra (Delta Andromedae)

      VV Cephei (cataclysmic variable)

      Baten Kaitos (Zeta Ceti)




      Ceres


      *KR Aurigae

      *BZ Camelopardalis (cataclysmic variables)

      *Propus (Eta Geminorum)

      *Dirah (Mu Geminorum)

      *Gliese 229 (Leporis; has planets)

      *Tempestris (Gamma Monocerotis)




      Pallas



      *Anfal (51 Andromedae)

      *WX Arietis (cataclysmic variable)

      *Black Hole Binary (3C 75 Ceti; a pair of merging black holes in the galaxy cluster Abell 400)

      *Zibal (Zeta Eridani)

      *Comet Planetary (nebula; NGC 1350 Fornacis)

      *Deltrotron (Beta Trianguli)




      Juno



      *Tso Kang (Epsilon-1 Arae)

      *Korban (Zeta Arae)

      *Water-Lily Nebula (IRAS 16594-4656 Arae)

      *GX 339-4 (Arae; the lightest known black hole)

      *Rijl al Jathiyah (Iota Herculis)

      *Maasym (Lambda Herculis)

      *Bug Nebula (NGC 6302 Scorpii)

      *Spindle Nebula (IRAS 17106-3046 Scorpii)



      Vesta



      *S Andromedae (cataclysmic variable)

      *Vertex (M-31 Andromedae; the Andromeda Galaxy. Not to be confused with *the* Vertex)

      *M-32 (Andromedae; elliptical galaxy that is M-31's companion)

      *NGC 1097 (Fornacis; galaxy with a possible black hole in it)

      *Al Pherg (Eta Piscium)

      *Torcularis Septentrionalis (Omicron Piscium)



      Chiron



      LZ Aquarii (cataclysmic variable)

      Castra (Epsilon Capricorni)

      16 Cygni B (has a planet)

      Crescent Nebula (NGC 6888 Cygni)

      S Doradus

      Al Faras al Thani (Lambda Equulei)

      Phoenicopterus (Epsilon Gruis; an old name for Grus was Phoenicopterus, the
      Flamingo)

      *IL Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variable)




      North Node



      Castra (Epsilon Capricorni)

      Crescent Nebula (NGC 6888 Cygni)

      The Red-Necked Emu (Harrington STAR 26 Cygni; an asterism around 29 Cygni
      composed mostly of blue stars that is said to resemble an emu, with a red star
      in its neck)

      *Al Ukud (Gamma Delphini)

      HR Delphini (cataclysmic variable)

      *Hinnulus (Epsilon Equulei)

      *Ras Alkurki (Lambda Gruis)

      IL Vulpeculae

      *QU Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variables)




      South Node



      *Outcast Star (SDSS J090745.0+024507 Hydrae; is leaving the galaxy at a high rate of speed)

      *NGC 2903 (Leonis; galaxy, said to be a malefic influence by the late Byron Wahl)

      *RR Pictoris (cataclysmic variable)

      *Naos (Zeta Puppis)

      Merak (Beta Ursae Majoris; one of the Pointers in the Big Dipper)

      Tania Borealis (Lambda Ursae Majoris)





      More later.




      Mark A. Holmes
    • mahtezcatpoc
      ... (with a 1 00 ... Octant) ... constellation Felis the Cat) ... holding in his ... hammering away at something (attacks) ... busy ... wax (maybe wax
      Message 2 of 3 , Feb 6, 2009
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        --- In thefixedstars@yahoogroups.com, Mark Andrew Holmes
        <mahtezcatpoc@...> wrote:
        >
        > As of midnight GMT.
        >
        > Asterisks indicate alignments that weren't there a week ago today
        (with a 1 00'
        > orb).
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Jupiter
        >
        >
        >
        > Deneb Okab (aka Dheneb; Zeta Aquilae)
        >
        > SS433 (V1343 Aquilae; an unusual X-ray binary star)
        >
        > BY Draconis
        >
        > *Sheliak (Beta Lyrae)
        >
        > *HR Lyrae (cataclysmic variable aka nova)
        >
        > Ring Nebula (M-57 Lyrae)
        >
        > Lucida Octantis (Nu Octantis; the brightest star in Octans the
        Octant)
        >
        > *AO Octantis (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > Cappa (Rho-1 Sagittarii)
        >
        > *HD 75289 (Velorum; has planets)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Saturn
        >
        >
        >
        > Cat's Paw (G Hydrae; marks the forepaw of the obsolete
        constellation Felis the Cat)
        >
        > El Kophrah (Chi Ursae Majoris)
        >
        > BC Ursae Majoris (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > Miniature Spiral (NGC 3928 Ursae Majoris; galaxy)
        >
        > HD 75289 (Velorum; has a planet)
        >
        > Vela Pulsar (PSR B0833-45 Velorum)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Uranus
        >
        >
        >
        > Fetus Nebula (NGC 7008 Cygni)
        >
        > *Markab (Alpha Pegasi)
        >
        > Sadalpheretz (Lambda Pegasi)
        >
        >
        >
        > Neptune
        >
        >
        >
        > Sadalsuud (Beta Aquarii)
        >
        > Bunda (Xi Aquarii)
        >
        > Deneb Algedi (Delta Capricorni)
        >
        > Sador (Gamma Cygni)
        >
        > Kitalpha (Alpha Equulei)
        >
        > Al Faras Al Awwal (Gamma Equulei)
        >
        > Pherasauval (Delta Equulei)
        >
        > Tau-1 Gruis (has planets)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Pluto
        >
        >
        >
        > Baraka (Xi Herculis)
        >
        > Ramo (95 Herculis; the Branch, which Hercules is sometimes shown
        holding in his
        > hand, sometimes Cerberus)
        >
        > Sinistra (Nu Ophiuchi)
        >
        > Fellah (67 Ophiuchi)
        >
        > *Barnard's Star (V2500 Ophiuchi; aka Munich 15040)
        >
        > Trifid Nebula (M-20 Sagittarii)
        >
        > *Acumen (M-7 Scorpii; an open cluster, aka Ptolemy's Cluster)


        hammering away at something (attacks)


        >
        > DZ Serpentis (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Eris
        >
        >
        >
        > Saderazra (Delta Andromedae)
        >
        > VV Cephei (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > Baten Kaitos (Zeta Ceti)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Ceres
        >
        >
        > *KR Aurigae
        >
        > *BZ Camelopardalis (cataclysmic variables)

        "busy"


        >
        > *Propus (Eta Geminorum)
        >
        > *Dirah (Mu Geminorum)
        >
        > *Gliese 229 (Leporis; has planets)
        >
        > *Tempestris (Gamma Monocerotis)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Pallas
        >
        >
        >
        > *Anfal (51 Andromedae)
        >
        > *WX Arietis (cataclysmic variable)

        "wax" (maybe "wax on, wax off"--exercises that seem pointless at
        first but which serve a good purpose?)


        >
        > *Black Hole Binary (3C 75 Ceti; a pair of merging black holes in
        the galaxy cluster Abell 400)
        >
        > *Zibal (Zeta Eridani)
        >
        > *Comet Planetary (nebula; NGC 1350 Fornacis)
        >
        > *Deltotron (Beta Trianguli)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Juno
        >
        >
        >
        > *Tso Kang (Epsilon-1 Arae)
        >
        > *Korban (Zeta Arae)

        some sort of sacrifice


        >
        > *Water-Lily Nebula (IRAS 16594-4656 Arae)
        >
        > *GX 339-4 (Arae; the lightest known black hole)
        >
        > *Rijl al Jathiyah (Iota Herculis)
        >
        > *Maasym (Lambda Herculis)
        >
        > *Bug Nebula (NGC 6302 Scorpii)


        bugs; treated like a bug?


        >
        > *Spindle Nebula (IRAS 17106-3046 Scorpii)
        >
        >
        >
        > Vesta
        >
        >
        >
        > *S Andromedae (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > *Vertex (M-31 Andromedae; the Andromeda Galaxy. Not to be confused
        with *the* Vertex)
        >
        > *M-32 (Andromedae; elliptical galaxy that is M-31's companion)
        >
        > *NGC 1097 (Fornacis; galaxy with a possible black hole in it)
        >
        > *Al Pherg (Eta Piscium)
        >
        > *Torcularis Septentrionalis (Omicron Piscium)
        >
        >
        >
        > Chiron
        >
        >
        >
        > LZ Aquarii (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > Castra (Epsilon Capricorni)
        >
        > 16 Cygni B (has a planet)
        >
        > Crescent Nebula (NGC 6888 Cygni)
        >
        > S Doradus
        >
        > Al Faras al Thani (Lambda Equulei)
        >
        > Phoenicopterus (Epsilon Gruis; an old name for Grus was
        Phoenicopterus, the
        > Flamingo)
        >
        > *IL Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > North Node
        >
        >
        >
        > Castra (Epsilon Capricorni)
        >
        > Crescent Nebula (NGC 6888 Cygni)
        >
        > The Red-Necked Emu (Harrington STAR 26 Cygni; an asterism around 29
        Cygni
        > composed mostly of blue stars that is said to resemble an emu, with
        a red star
        > in its neck)
        >
        > *Al Ukud (Gamma Delphini)
        >
        > HR Delphini (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > *Hinnulus (Epsilon Equulei)
        >
        > *Ras Alkurki (Lambda Gruis)
        >
        > IL Vulpeculae
        >
        > *QU Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variables)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > South Node
        >
        >
        >
        > *Outcast Star (SDSS J090745.0+024507 Hydrae; is leaving the galaxy
        at a high rate of speed)
        >
        > *NGC 2903 (Leonis; galaxy, said to be a malefic influence by the
        late Byron Wahl)
        >
        > *RR Pictoris (cataclysmic variable)


        railroad issues?


        >
        > *Naos (Zeta Puppis)
        >
        > Merak (Beta Ursae Majoris; one of the Pointers in the Big Dipper)
        >
        > Tania Borealis (Lambda Ursae Majoris)
        >
        >
        >





        More later.



        Mark A. Holmes
      • mahtezcatpoc
        ... Or rather, Deneb Okab Australis http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/Dheneb.html ... http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/Markab.html ...
        Message 3 of 3 , Feb 20, 2009
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          > --- In thefixedstars@yahoogroups.com, Mark Andrew Holmes
          > <mahtezcatpoc@> wrote:
          > >
          > > As of midnight GMT.
          > >
          > > Asterisks indicate alignments that weren't there a week ago today
          > (with a 1 00'
          > > orb).
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Jupiter
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Deneb Okab (aka Dheneb; Zeta Aquilae)


          Or rather, Deneb Okab Australis

          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/Dheneb.html


          > >
          > > SS433 (V1343 Aquilae; an unusual X-ray binary star)
          > >
          > > BY Draconis
          > >
          > > *Sheliak (Beta Lyrae)
          > >
          > > *HR Lyrae (cataclysmic variable aka nova)
          > >
          > > Ring Nebula (M-57 Lyrae)
          > >
          > > Lucida Octantis (Nu Octantis; the brightest star in Octans the
          > Octant)
          > >
          > > *AO Octantis (cataclysmic variable)
          > >
          > > Cappa (Rho-1 Sagittarii)
          > >
          > > *HD 75289 (Velorum; has planets)
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Saturn
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Cat's Paw (G Hydrae; marks the forepaw of the obsolete
          > constellation Felis the Cat)
          > >
          > > El Kophrah (Chi Ursae Majoris)
          > >
          > > BC Ursae Majoris (cataclysmic variable)
          > >
          > > Miniature Spiral (NGC 3928 Ursae Majoris; galaxy)
          > >
          > > HD 75289 (Velorum; has a planet)
          > >
          > > Vela Pulsar (PSR B0833-45 Velorum)
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Uranus
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Fetus Nebula (NGC 7008 Cygni)
          > >
          > > *Markab (Alpha Pegasi)

          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/Markab.html


          > >
          > > Sadalpheretz (Lambda Pegasi)
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Neptune
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Sadalsuud (Beta Aquarii)

          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/Sadalsuud.html

          > >
          > > Bunda (Xi Aquarii)
          > >
          > > Deneb Algedi (Delta Capricorni)

          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/DenebAlgedi.html


          > >
          > > Sador (Gamma Cygni)
          > >
          > > Kitalpha (Alpha Equulei)


          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/Kitalpha.html

          > >
          > > Al Faras Al Awwal (Gamma Equulei)
          > >
          > > Pherasauval (Delta Equulei)
          > >
          > > Tau-1 Gruis (has planets)
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Pluto
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Baraka (Xi Herculis)
          > >
          > > Ramo (95 Herculis; the Branch, which Hercules is sometimes shown
          > holding in his
          > > hand, sometimes Cerberus)
          > >
          > > Sinistra (Nu Ophiuchi)

          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/Sinistra.html



          > >
          > > Fellah (67 Ophiuchi)
          > >
          > > *Barnard's Star (V2500 Ophiuchi; aka Munich 15040)
          > >
          > > Trifid Nebula (M-20 Sagittarii)
          > >
          > > *Acumen (M-7 Scorpii; an open cluster, aka Ptolemy's Cluster)
          >
          >
          > hammering away at something (attacks)

          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/Acumen.html


          >
          >
          > >
          > > DZ Serpentis (cataclysmic variable)
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Eris
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Saderazra (Delta Andromedae)
          > >
          > > VV Cephei (cataclysmic variable)
          > >
          > > Baten Kaitos (Zeta Ceti)


          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/BatenKaitos.html


          > >
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Ceres
          > >
          > >
          > > *KR Aurigae


          Kr is the chemical symbol for krypton, which glows red-orange when
          ionized; the planet from which Superman came is called Krypton)

          (a place that nurtures heroes; a red light; a sacred cow)


          > >
          > > *BZ Camelopardalis (cataclysmic variables)
          >
          > "busy"
          >
          >
          > >
          > > *Propus (Eta Geminorum)

          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/Propus.html


          > >
          > > *Dirah (Mu Geminorum)

          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/TejatPosterior.html


          > >
          > > *Gliese 229 (Leporis; has planets)
          > >
          > > *Tempestris (Gamma Monocerotis)


          Latin = stormy



          > >
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Pallas
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > *Anfal (51 Andromedae)
          > >
          > > *WX Arietis (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          > "wax" (maybe "wax on, wax off"--exercises that seem pointless at
          > first but which serve a good purpose?)
          >
          >
          > >
          > > *Black Hole Binary (3C 75 Ceti; a pair of merging black holes in
          > the galaxy cluster Abell 400)
          > >
          > > *Zibal (Zeta Eridani)


          a nursery or hatchery


          > >
          > > *Comet Planetary (nebula; NGC 1350 Fornacis)


          a phenomenon coming out of nowhere, moving through something and
          changing little, if anything, before leaving, or possibly indicating
          nothing good


          > >
          > > *Deltotron (Beta Trianguli)


          delta = Greek letter symbolizing change


          > >
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Juno
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > *Tso Kang (Epsilon-1 Arae)
          > >
          > > *Korban (Zeta Arae)
          >
          > some sort of sacrifice
          >
          >
          > >
          > > *Water-Lily Nebula (IRAS 16594-4656 Arae)
          > >
          > > *GX 339-4 (Arae; the lightest known black hole)
          > >
          > > *Rijl al Jathiyah (Iota Herculis)


          Arabic = the wrestler's foot



          > >
          > > *Maasym (Lambda Herculis)


          Arabic = wrist


          > >
          > > *Bug Nebula (NGC 6302 Scorpii)
          >
          >
          > bugs; treated like a bug?
          >
          >
          > >
          > > *Spindle Nebula (IRAS 17106-3046 Scorpii)


          issues of special concern to women, or having to do with women


          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Vesta
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > *S Andromedae (cataclysmic variable)
          > >
          > > *Vertex (M-31 Andromedae; the Andromeda Galaxy. Not to be
          confused
          > with *the* Vertex)
          > >
          > > *M-32 (Andromedae; elliptical galaxy that is M-31's companion)
          > >
          > > *NGC 1097 (Fornacis; galaxy with a possible black hole in it)
          > >
          > > *Al Pherg (Eta Piscium)

          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/AlPherg.html


          > >
          > > *Torcularis Septentrionalis (Omicron Piscium)


          Latin = the northern press


          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Chiron
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > LZ Aquarii (cataclysmic variable)


          "lazy"


          > >
          > > Castra (Epsilon Capricorni)


          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/Castra.html

          > >
          > > 16 Cygni B (has a planet)
          > >
          > > Crescent Nebula (NGC 6888 Cygni)
          > >
          > > S Doradus
          > >
          > > Al Faras al Thani (Lambda Equulei)
          > >
          > > Phoenicopterus (Epsilon Gruis; an old name for Grus was
          > Phoenicopterus, the
          > > Flamingo)
          > >
          > > *IL Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variable)
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > North Node
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > Castra (Epsilon Capricorni)
          > >
          > > Crescent Nebula (NGC 6888 Cygni)
          > >
          > > The Red-Necked Emu (Harrington STAR 26 Cygni; an asterism around
          29
          > Cygni
          > > composed mostly of blue stars that is said to resemble an emu,
          with
          > a red star
          > > in its neck)
          > >
          > > *Al Ukud (Gamma Delphini)

          Arabic = the riding camel


          > >
          > > HR Delphini (cataclysmic variable)
          > >
          > > *Hinnulus (Epsilon Equulei)
          > >
          > > *Ras Alkurki (Lambda Gruis)


          Arabic = the crane's head


          > >
          > > IL Vulpeculae
          > >
          > > *QU Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variables)
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > South Node
          > >
          > >
          > >
          > > *Outcast Star (SDSS J090745.0+024507 Hydrae; is leaving the
          galaxy
          > at a high rate of speed)
          > >
          > > *NGC 2903 (Leonis; galaxy, said to be a malefic influence by the
          > late Byron Wahl)
          > >
          > > *RR Pictoris (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          >
          > railroad issues?
          >
          >
          > >
          > > *Naos (Zeta Puppis)


          Arabic = ship


          > >
          > > Merak (Beta Ursae Majoris; one of the Pointers in the Big Dipper)

          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/Merak.html


          > >
          > > Tania Borealis (Lambda Ursae Majoris)
          > >

          http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/TaniaBorealis.html

          another reason for northerners to run fast?





          More later.


          Mark A. Holmes
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