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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 Nova Aquilae 1918 (V603 Aquilae) HD 181433
    Message 1 of 4 , Sep 25, 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



      Nova Aquilae 1918 (V603 Aquilae)

      HD 181433 (Pavonis; has planets)

      Ain al Rami (Nu Sagittarii)

      Nunki (Sigma Sagittarii)

      Tien Pien (Beta Scuti)

      Wild Duck Cluster (M-51 Scuti, an open cluster)



      Saturn




      *Coxa (Theta Leonis)

      Wolf 359 (Leonis; nearby star)

      NGC 3607 (Leonis; galaxy w/suspected black hole)

      *Broken Engagement Ring (Harrington STAR 19 Ursae Majoris, a small asterism)

      *Vela X-1 (3U0900-40 Velorum, an X-ray source)



      Uranus




      SS Cygni (cataclysmic variable aka nova)

      q1 Eridani (has a planet)

      Simmah (Gamma Piscium)

      Solarium (Beta Reticuli; marks what once was the now-obsolete constellation
      Solarium [the Sundial])





      Neptune



      LZ Aquarii (cataclysmic variable)

      Nashira (Gamma Capricorni)

      16 Cygni B (has planets)

      Blinking Planetary (NGC 6826 Cygni)

      Gruid (Beta Gruis)

      VW Hydri (cataclysmic variable)

      Polophylax (Zeta Tucanae; marks the obsolete constellation Polophylax the Pole
      Guard)

      TY Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variable)



      Pluto



      Etamin (Gamma Draconis)

      Rukbalgethi Genubi (Theta Herculis)

      Baraka (Xi Herculis)

      AH Mensae (cataclysmic variable)

      RS Ophiuchi (cataclysmic variable)

      Sakurai's Object (V4334 Sagittarii)

      Reynolds' Star (G1.9+0.3 Sagittarii, a very recent [1878] supernova discovered
      by Stephen Reynolds, et al)

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

      Box Nebula (NGC 6445 Sagittarii)

      Apollyon (Iota Scorpii)

      Basanismus (G Scorpii)

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




      Eris



      Saderazra (Delta Andromedae)

      VV Cephei (cataclysmic variable)

      Baten Kaitos (Zeta Ceti)




      Ceres



      *OJ 287 (Cancri; blazar)

      *Giansar (Lambda Draconis)

      *Mawtinah (Delta Hydrae)

      *Minchir (Sigma Hydrae)

      *Maculosa (38 Lyncis)

      *NGC 2778 (Lyncis; a galaxy with a suspected black hole)

      *HS Puppis (cataclysmic variable)

      *NGC 3079 (Ursae Majoris; a galaxy with a suspected black hole)





      Pallas



      *CI Camelopardalis (cataclysmic variable)

      *Kemble's Cascade (NGC 1502 Camelopardalis aka Harrington STAR 3; an open cluster)

      *Oyster Nebula (NGC 1501 Camelopardalis)

      *Westbrook Nebula (CRL 618 Persei)

      *RV Tauri




      Juno



      *Sabik (Eta Ophiuchi)

      *Grafias (Zeta-2 Scorpii)

      Nova Scorpii 2007 (V1280 Scorpii)

      *X-Ray Nova Scorpii 1994 (GRO J1655-40 Scorpii, a black hole)

      Northern Jewel Box (NGC 6231 Scorpii)

      *Prawn Nebula (IC 4628 Scorpii)




      Vesta



      Almach (Gamma Andromedae)

      Koleon (Mu Arietis)

      Vespa (30 Arietis; marks the obsolete constellation Vespa the Wasp)

      Teegarden's Star (SO025300.5+165258 Arietis; a nearby star of high proper
      motion)

      Cih (Gamma Cassiopeiae)

      ET Cluster (NGC 457 Cassiopeiae)

      Menkar (Alpha Ceti)

      94 Ceti (has planets)

      Zibal (Zeta Eridani)

      Seif Borealis (Phi Persei)

      Little Dumbbell Nebula (M-76 Persei)

      WY Trianguli (cataclysmic variable)





      Chiron



      Albulaan Australis (Gamma Aquarii)

      Marakk (Zeta Capricorni)

      Sualocin (Alpha Delphini)

      Rotanev (Beta Delphini)

      Dhanistra (Theta Delphini)

      *Alnair (Alpha Gruis)

      Aldhanab (Gamma Gruis)

      Ghost-Ring Nebula (IC 5148 and 5150 Gruis)

      Tien Tsien (Iota Puppis)

      EF Tucanae (cataclysmic variable)




      North Node



      *Sualocin (Alpha Delphini)

      Al Salib (Delta Delphini)

      HR Delphini (cataclysmic variable)

      Hinnulus (Epsilon Equulei)

      Aldhanab (Gamma Gruis)

      Ras Alkurki (Lambda Gruis)

      Ghost-Ring Nebula (IC 5148 and 5150 Gruis)

      QU Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variable)



      South Node



      NGC 2775 (Cancri; a galaxy)

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

      Alterf (Lambda Leonis)

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

      RR Pictoris (cataclysmic variable)

      Naos (Zeta Puppis)

      CP Puppis (cataclysmic variable)






      More later.




      Mark A. Holmes
    • mahtezcatpoc
      ... a prophecy of some sort ... somebody s broken engagement? ... http://www.constellationsofwords.com/stars/Giansar.html ... Arabic = circlet of pearls ...
      Message 2 of 4 , Mar 17, 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
        >
        >
        >
        > Nova Aquilae 1918 (V603 Aquilae)
        >
        > HD 181433 (Pavonis; has planets)
        >
        > Ain al Rami (Nu Sagittarii)
        >
        > Nunki (Sigma Sagittarii)
        >
        > Tien Pien (Beta Scuti)
        >
        > Wild Duck Cluster (M-51 Scuti, an open cluster)
        >
        >
        >
        > Saturn
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > *Coxa (Theta Leonis)


        a prophecy of some sort


        >
        > Wolf 359 (Leonis; nearby star)
        >
        > NGC 3607 (Leonis; galaxy w/suspected black hole)
        >
        > *Broken Engagement Ring (Harrington STAR 19 Ursae Majoris, a small asterism)


        somebody's broken engagement?


        >
        > *Vela X-1 (3U0900-40 Velorum, an X-ray source)
        >
        >
        >
        > Uranus
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > SS Cygni (cataclysmic variable aka nova)
        >
        > q1 Eridani (has a planet)
        >
        > Simmah (Gamma Piscium)
        >
        > Solarium (Beta Reticuli; marks what once was the now-obsolete constellation
        > Solarium [the Sundial])
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Neptune
        >
        >
        >
        > LZ Aquarii (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > Nashira (Gamma Capricorni)
        >
        > 16 Cygni B (has planets)
        >
        > Blinking Planetary (NGC 6826 Cygni)
        >
        > Gruid (Beta Gruis)
        >
        > VW Hydri (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > Polophylax (Zeta Tucanae; marks the obsolete constellation Polophylax the Pole
        > Guard)
        >
        > TY Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        >
        >
        > Pluto
        >
        >
        >
        > Etamin (Gamma Draconis)
        >
        > Rukbalgethi Genubi (Theta Herculis)
        >
        > Baraka (Xi Herculis)
        >
        > AH Mensae (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > RS Ophiuchi (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > Sakurai's Object (V4334 Sagittarii)
        >
        > Reynolds' Star (G1.9+0.3 Sagittarii, a very recent [1878] supernova discovered
        > by Stephen Reynolds, et al)
        >
        > Integral X-ray Nova 2006 (IGR J17497-2821 Sagittarii)
        >
        > Box Nebula (NGC 6445 Sagittarii)
        >
        > Apollyon (Iota Scorpii)
        >
        > Basanismus (G Scorpii)
        >
        > Acumen (M-7 Scorpii; an open cluster, aka Ptolemy's Cluster)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Eris
        >
        >
        >
        > Saderazra (Delta Andromedae)
        >
        > VV Cephei (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > Baten Kaitos (Zeta Ceti)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Ceres
        >
        >
        >
        > *OJ 287 (Cancri; blazar)
        >
        > *Giansar (Lambda Draconis)


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

        >
        > *Mawtinah (Delta Hydrae)

        Arabic = circlet of pearls


        >
        > *Minchir (Sigma Hydrae)

        Arabic = nose or nostrils


        >
        > *Maculosa (38 Lyncis)

        Latin = spotted


        >
        > *NGC 2778 (Lyncis; a galaxy with a suspected black hole)
        >
        > *HS Puppis (cataclysmic variable)


        "hiss"


        >
        > *NGC 3079 (Ursae Majoris; a galaxy with a suspected black hole)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Pallas
        >
        >
        >
        > *CI Camelopardalis (cataclysmic variable)

        having to do with confidential information, or Cote d'Ivoire (or something else--)

        http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CI


        >
        > *Kemble's Cascade (NGC 1502 Camelopardalis aka Harrington STAR 3; an open cluster)
        >
        > *Oyster Nebula (NGC 1501 Camelopardalis)


        having to do with seafood (shellfish)? or, "the world is your oyster (you think--this is a nebula)"?


        >
        > *Westbrook Nebula (CRL 618 Persei)
        >
        > *RV Tauri


        having to do with RVs?


        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Juno
        >
        >
        >
        > *Sabik (Eta Ophiuchi)
        >
        > *Grafias (Zeta-2 Scorpii)
        >
        > Nova Scorpii 2007 (V1280 Scorpii)
        >
        > *X-Ray Nova Scorpii 1994 (GRO J1655-40 Scorpii, a black hole)
        >
        > Northern Jewel Box (NGC 6231 Scorpii)
        >
        > *Prawn Nebula (IC 4628 Scorpii)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Vesta
        >
        >
        >
        > Almach (Gamma Andromedae)
        >
        > Koleon (Mu Arietis)
        >
        > Vespa (30 Arietis; marks the obsolete constellation Vespa the Wasp)
        >
        > Teegarden's Star (SO025300.5+165258 Arietis; a nearby star of high proper
        > motion)
        >
        > Cih (Gamma Cassiopeiae)
        >
        > ET Cluster (NGC 457 Cassiopeiae)
        >
        > Menkar (Alpha Ceti)
        >
        > 94 Ceti (has planets)
        >
        > Zibal (Zeta Eridani)
        >
        > Seif Borealis (Phi Persei)
        >
        > Little Dumbbell Nebula (M-76 Persei)
        >
        > WY Trianguli (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Chiron
        >
        >
        >
        > Albulaan Australis (Gamma Aquarii)
        >
        > Marakk (Zeta Capricorni)
        >
        > Sualocin (Alpha Delphini)
        >
        > Rotanev (Beta Delphini)
        >
        > Dhanistra (Theta Delphini)
        >
        > *Alnair (Alpha Gruis)
        >
        > Aldhanab (Gamma Gruis)
        >
        > Ghost-Ring Nebula (IC 5148 and 5150 Gruis)
        >
        > Tien Tsien (Iota Puppis)
        >
        > EF Tucanae (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > North Node
        >
        >
        >
        > *Sualocin (Alpha Delphini)
        >
        > Al Salib (Delta Delphini)
        >
        > HR Delphini (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > Hinnulus (Epsilon Equulei)
        >
        > Aldhanab (Gamma Gruis)
        >
        > Ras Alkurki (Lambda Gruis)
        >
        > Ghost-Ring Nebula (IC 5148 and 5150 Gruis)
        >
        > QU Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        >
        >
        > South Node
        >
        >
        >
        > NGC 2775 (Cancri; a galaxy)
        >
        > Outcast Star (SDSS J090745.0+024507 Hydrae; is leaving the galaxy at a high
        > rate of speed)
        >
        > Alterf (Lambda Leonis)
        >
        > NGC 2903 (Leonis; galaxy, said to be a malefic influence by the late Byron
        > Wahl)
        >
        > RR Pictoris (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        > Naos (Zeta Puppis)
        >
        > CP Puppis (cataclysmic variable)
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >




        More later.


        Mark A. Holmes
      • mahtezcatpoc
        ... eyes on the prize ... a wild goose chase ... More later. Mark A. Holmes
        Message 3 of 4 , Oct 14, 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
          >
          >
          >
          > Nova Aquilae 1918 (V603 Aquilae)
          >
          > HD 181433 (Pavonis; has planets)
          >
          > Ain al Rami (Nu Sagittarii)


          eyes on the prize


          >
          > Nunki (Sigma Sagittarii)
          >
          > Tien Pien (Beta Scuti)
          >
          > Wild Duck Cluster (M-51 Scuti, an open cluster)


          a wild goose chase


          >
          >
          > Saturn
          >
          >
          >
          >
          > *Coxa (Theta Leonis)
          >
          > Wolf 359 (Leonis; nearby star)
          >
          > NGC 3607 (Leonis; galaxy w/suspected black hole)
          >
          > *Broken Engagement Ring (Harrington STAR 19 Ursae Majoris, a small asterism)
          >
          > *Vela X-1 (3U0900-40 Velorum, an X-ray source)
          >
          >
          >
          > Uranus
          >
          >
          >
          >
          > SS Cygni (cataclysmic variable aka nova)
          >
          > q1 Eridani (has a planet)
          >
          > Simmah (Gamma Piscium)
          >
          > Solarium (Beta Reticuli; marks what once was the now-obsolete constellation
          > Solarium [the Sundial])
          >
          >
          >
          >
          >
          > Neptune
          >
          >
          >
          > LZ Aquarii (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          > Nashira (Gamma Capricorni)
          >
          > 16 Cygni B (has planets)
          >
          > Blinking Planetary (NGC 6826 Cygni)
          >
          > Gruid (Beta Gruis)
          >
          > VW Hydri (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          > Polophylax (Zeta Tucanae; marks the obsolete constellation Polophylax the Pole
          > Guard)
          >
          > TY Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          >
          >
          > Pluto
          >
          >
          >
          > Etamin (Gamma Draconis)
          >
          > Rukbalgethi Genubi (Theta Herculis)
          >
          > Baraka (Xi Herculis)
          >
          > AH Mensae (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          > RS Ophiuchi (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          > Sakurai's Object (V4334 Sagittarii)
          >
          > Reynolds' Star (G1.9+0.3 Sagittarii, a very recent [1878] supernova discovered
          > by Stephen Reynolds, et al)
          >
          > Integral X-ray Nova 2006 (IGR J17497-2821 Sagittarii)
          >
          > Box Nebula (NGC 6445 Sagittarii)
          >
          > Apollyon (Iota Scorpii)
          >
          > Basanismus (G Scorpii)
          >
          > Acumen (M-7 Scorpii; an open cluster, aka Ptolemy's Cluster)
          >
          >
          >
          >
          > Eris
          >
          >
          >
          > Saderazra (Delta Andromedae)
          >
          > VV Cephei (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          > Baten Kaitos (Zeta Ceti)
          >
          >
          >
          >
          > Ceres
          >
          >
          >
          > *OJ 287 (Cancri; blazar)
          >
          > *Giansar (Lambda Draconis)
          >
          > *Mawtinah (Delta Hydrae)
          >
          > *Minchir (Sigma Hydrae)
          >
          > *Maculosa (38 Lyncis)
          >
          > *NGC 2778 (Lyncis; a galaxy with a suspected black hole)
          >
          > *HS Puppis (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          > *NGC 3079 (Ursae Majoris; a galaxy with a suspected black hole)
          >
          >
          >
          >
          >
          > Pallas
          >
          >
          >
          > *CI Camelopardalis (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          > *Kemble's Cascade (NGC 1502 Camelopardalis aka Harrington STAR 3; an open cluster)
          >
          > *Oyster Nebula (NGC 1501 Camelopardalis)
          >
          > *Westbrook Nebula (CRL 618 Persei)
          >
          > *RV Tauri
          >
          >
          >
          >
          > Juno
          >
          >
          >
          > *Sabik (Eta Ophiuchi)
          >
          > *Grafias (Zeta-2 Scorpii)
          >
          > Nova Scorpii 2007 (V1280 Scorpii)
          >
          > *X-Ray Nova Scorpii 1994 (GRO J1655-40 Scorpii, a black hole)
          >
          > Northern Jewel Box (NGC 6231 Scorpii)
          >
          > *Prawn Nebula (IC 4628 Scorpii)
          >
          >
          >
          >
          > Vesta
          >
          >
          >
          > Almach (Gamma Andromedae)
          >
          > Koleon (Mu Arietis)
          >
          > Vespa (30 Arietis; marks the obsolete constellation Vespa the Wasp)
          >
          > Teegarden's Star (SO025300.5+165258 Arietis; a nearby star of high proper
          > motion)
          >
          > Cih (Gamma Cassiopeiae)
          >
          > ET Cluster (NGC 457 Cassiopeiae)
          >
          > Menkar (Alpha Ceti)
          >
          > 94 Ceti (has planets)
          >
          > Zibal (Zeta Eridani)
          >
          > Seif Borealis (Phi Persei)
          >
          > Little Dumbbell Nebula (M-76 Persei)
          >
          > WY Trianguli (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          >
          >
          >
          >
          > Chiron
          >
          >
          >
          > Albulaan Australis (Gamma Aquarii)
          >
          > Marakk (Zeta Capricorni)
          >
          > Sualocin (Alpha Delphini)
          >
          > Rotanev (Beta Delphini)
          >
          > Dhanistra (Theta Delphini)
          >
          > *Alnair (Alpha Gruis)
          >
          > Aldhanab (Gamma Gruis)
          >
          > Ghost-Ring Nebula (IC 5148 and 5150 Gruis)
          >
          > Tien Tsien (Iota Puppis)
          >
          > EF Tucanae (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          >
          >
          >
          > North Node
          >
          >
          >
          > *Sualocin (Alpha Delphini)
          >
          > Al Salib (Delta Delphini)
          >
          > HR Delphini (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          > Hinnulus (Epsilon Equulei)
          >
          > Aldhanab (Gamma Gruis)
          >
          > Ras Alkurki (Lambda Gruis)
          >
          > Ghost-Ring Nebula (IC 5148 and 5150 Gruis)
          >
          > QU Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          >
          >
          > South Node
          >
          >
          >
          > NGC 2775 (Cancri; a galaxy)
          >
          > Outcast Star (SDSS J090745.0+024507 Hydrae; is leaving the galaxy at a high
          > rate of speed)
          >
          > Alterf (Lambda Leonis)
          >
          > NGC 2903 (Leonis; galaxy, said to be a malefic influence by the late Byron
          > Wahl)
          >
          > RR Pictoris (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          > Naos (Zeta Puppis)
          >
          > CP Puppis (cataclysmic variable)
          >
          >
          >
          >
          >


          More later.



          Mark A. Holmes
        • mahtezcatpoc
          ... Latin = spotted ... Chinese = whip ... Mark A. Holmes
          Message 4 of 4 , Mar 24, 2010
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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
            >
            >
            >
            > Nova Aquilae 1918 (V603 Aquilae)
            >
            > HD 181433 (Pavonis; has planets)
            >
            > Ain al Rami (Nu Sagittarii)
            >
            > Nunki (Sigma Sagittarii)
            >
            > Tien Pien (Beta Scuti)
            >
            > Wild Duck Cluster (M-51 Scuti, an open cluster)
            >
            >
            >
            > Saturn
            >
            >
            >
            >
            > *Coxa (Theta Leonis)
            >
            > Wolf 359 (Leonis; nearby star)
            >
            > NGC 3607 (Leonis; galaxy w/suspected black hole)
            >
            > *Broken Engagement Ring (Harrington STAR 19 Ursae Majoris, a small asterism)
            >
            > *Vela X-1 (3U0900-40 Velorum, an X-ray source)
            >
            >
            >
            > Uranus
            >
            >
            >
            >
            > SS Cygni (cataclysmic variable aka nova)
            >
            > q1 Eridani (has a planet)
            >
            > Simmah (Gamma Piscium)
            >
            > Solarium (Beta Reticuli; marks what once was the now-obsolete constellation
            > Solarium [the Sundial])
            >
            >
            >
            >
            >
            > Neptune
            >
            >
            >
            > LZ Aquarii (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            > Nashira (Gamma Capricorni)
            >
            > 16 Cygni B (has planets)
            >
            > Blinking Planetary (NGC 6826 Cygni)
            >
            > Gruid (Beta Gruis)
            >
            > VW Hydri (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            > Polophylax (Zeta Tucanae; marks the obsolete constellation Polophylax the Pole
            > Guard)
            >
            > TY Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            >
            >
            > Pluto
            >
            >
            >
            > Etamin (Gamma Draconis)
            >
            > Rukbalgethi Genubi (Theta Herculis)
            >
            > Baraka (Xi Herculis)
            >
            > AH Mensae (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            > RS Ophiuchi (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            > Sakurai's Object (V4334 Sagittarii)
            >
            > Reynolds' Star (G1.9+0.3 Sagittarii, a very recent [1878] supernova discovered
            > by Stephen Reynolds, et al)
            >
            > Integral X-ray Nova 2006 (IGR J17497-2821 Sagittarii)
            >
            > Box Nebula (NGC 6445 Sagittarii)
            >
            > Apollyon (Iota Scorpii)
            >
            > Basanismus (G Scorpii)
            >
            > Acumen (M-7 Scorpii; an open cluster, aka Ptolemy's Cluster)
            >
            >
            >
            >
            > Eris
            >
            >
            >
            > Saderazra (Delta Andromedae)
            >
            > VV Cephei (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            > Baten Kaitos (Zeta Ceti)
            >
            >
            >
            >
            > Ceres
            >
            >
            >
            > *OJ 287 (Cancri; blazar)
            >
            > *Giansar (Lambda Draconis)
            >
            > *Mawtinah (Delta Hydrae)
            >
            > *Minchir (Sigma Hydrae)
            >
            > *Maculosa (38 Lyncis)


            Latin = spotted


            >
            > *NGC 2778 (Lyncis; a galaxy with a suspected black hole)
            >
            > *HS Puppis (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            > *NGC 3079 (Ursae Majoris; a galaxy with a suspected black hole)
            >
            >
            >
            >
            >
            > Pallas
            >
            >
            >
            > *CI Camelopardalis (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            > *Kemble's Cascade (NGC 1502 Camelopardalis aka Harrington STAR 3; an open cluster)
            >
            > *Oyster Nebula (NGC 1501 Camelopardalis)
            >
            > *Westbrook Nebula (CRL 618 Persei)
            >
            > *RV Tauri
            >
            >
            >
            >
            > Juno
            >
            >
            >
            > *Sabik (Eta Ophiuchi)
            >
            > *Grafias (Zeta-2 Scorpii)
            >
            > Nova Scorpii 2007 (V1280 Scorpii)
            >
            > *X-Ray Nova Scorpii 1994 (GRO J1655-40 Scorpii, a black hole)
            >
            > Northern Jewel Box (NGC 6231 Scorpii)
            >
            > *Prawn Nebula (IC 4628 Scorpii)
            >
            >
            >
            >
            > Vesta
            >
            >
            >
            > Almach (Gamma Andromedae)
            >
            > Koleon (Mu Arietis)
            >
            > Vespa (30 Arietis; marks the obsolete constellation Vespa the Wasp)
            >
            > Teegarden's Star (SO025300.5+165258 Arietis; a nearby star of high proper
            > motion)
            >
            > Cih (Gamma Cassiopeiae)


            Chinese = whip


            >
            > ET Cluster (NGC 457 Cassiopeiae)
            >
            > Menkar (Alpha Ceti)
            >
            > 94 Ceti (has planets)
            >
            > Zibal (Zeta Eridani)
            >
            > Seif Borealis (Phi Persei)
            >
            > Little Dumbbell Nebula (M-76 Persei)
            >
            > WY Trianguli (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            >
            >
            >
            >
            > Chiron
            >
            >
            >
            > Albulaan Australis (Gamma Aquarii)
            >
            > Marakk (Zeta Capricorni)
            >
            > Sualocin (Alpha Delphini)
            >
            > Rotanev (Beta Delphini)
            >
            > Dhanistra (Theta Delphini)
            >
            > *Alnair (Alpha Gruis)
            >
            > Aldhanab (Gamma Gruis)
            >
            > Ghost-Ring Nebula (IC 5148 and 5150 Gruis)
            >
            > Tien Tsien (Iota Puppis)
            >
            > EF Tucanae (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            >
            >
            >
            > North Node
            >
            >
            >
            > *Sualocin (Alpha Delphini)
            >
            > Al Salib (Delta Delphini)
            >
            > HR Delphini (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            > Hinnulus (Epsilon Equulei)
            >
            > Aldhanab (Gamma Gruis)
            >
            > Ras Alkurki (Lambda Gruis)
            >
            > Ghost-Ring Nebula (IC 5148 and 5150 Gruis)
            >
            > QU Vulpeculae (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            >
            >
            > South Node
            >
            >
            >
            > NGC 2775 (Cancri; a galaxy)
            >
            > Outcast Star (SDSS J090745.0+024507 Hydrae; is leaving the galaxy at a high
            > rate of speed)
            >
            > Alterf (Lambda Leonis)
            >
            > NGC 2903 (Leonis; galaxy, said to be a malefic influence by the late Byron
            > Wahl)
            >
            > RR Pictoris (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            > Naos (Zeta Puppis)
            >
            > CP Puppis (cataclysmic variable)
            >
            >
            >
            >
            >
            >
            > More later.




            Mark A. Holmes
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