Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

Fixed star alignments (May 1, 2011)

Expand Messages
  • Mark Andrew Holmes
    As of midnight GMT. Asterisks indicate alignments that weren t there a week ago today (with a 1 00 orb). Jupiter *Saderazra (Delta Andromedae) Kui (Zeta
    Message 1 of 1 , May 7, 2011
    • 0 Attachment
      As of midnight GMT.

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




      Jupiter




      *Saderazra (Delta Andromedae)

      Kui (Zeta Andromedae)

      *Mirfak al Bintu (Eta Andromedae)

      Tien Ke (Theta Andromedae)

      *Baten Kaitos (Zeta Ceti)




      Saturn



      Alchita (Alpha Corvi)

      Minkar (Epsilon Corvi)

      *Kien Mun (Omicron Hydrae)

      Quercus (Y Velorum; located in the obsolete constellation Robur Carolinus,
      Charles' Oak)

      Octopus Nebula (Drilling 1 Velorum)

      Auva (Delta Virginis)




      Uranus



      Difda (Beta Ceti)

      Chorion (Zeta Horologii)

      Salm (Upsilon Pegasi)

      Vernalis (Omega Piscium)

      *Galactic South Pole (Sculptoris)



      Neptune



      *Helix Nebula (NGC 7293 Aquarii)

      *Al Uzza (Upsilon Gruis)




      Pluto



      Vincla (Theta Coronae Australis)

      Cerberus (106 Herculis; marks the obsolete constellation by that name)

      Ghusen (109 Herculis)

      Dahlgren's Star (V533 Herculis; cataclysmic variable aka nova)

      Ocelli (Lambda Pavonis)

      Kaus Borealis (Lambda Sagittarii)



      Eris



      Saderazra (Delta Andromedae)

      Kui (Zeta Andromedae)

      Tien Ke (Theta Andromedae)

      VV Cephei (cataclysmic variable)

      Baten Kaitos(Zeta Ceti)




      Ceres


      *HD 187123 (Cygni; has planets)

      *Baby Dumbbell Nebula (Humason 1-2 Cygni)

      *Jih (Kappa Pegasi)

      *Einstein Cross (QSO 2237+0305 Pegasi; a quasar located behind a galaxy in line of sight so that its light appears as four points of light)




      Pallas



      *Alburaan Borealis (Mu Aquarii)

      *Armus (Eta Capricorni)

      *Dorsum (Theta Capricorni)

      *CH Cygni (symbiotic variable star)

      Gliese 777A (Cygni; has planets)

      *Veil Nebula (NGC 6960 Cygni)

      *Cygnus X-1 (HDE 226868 Cygni; famous black hole)

      Lucida Globi (Epsilon Microscopii; the brightest star in the obsolete
      constellation Globus Aerostaticus, the Hot-Air Balloon)



      Juno



      NGC 4151 (Canum Venaticorum; elliptical galaxy and maser)

      Bolyard's Star (PSC 54309-1029-1340 Hydrae; a rotating radio transient-type
      neutron star)

      Coxa (Theta Leonis)

      *NGC 3607 (Leonis; elliptical galaxy which is part of the Leo II Group)

      Broken Engagement Ring (Harrington STAR 19 Ursae Majoris; asterism)

      Xestus (Omicron Velorum)

      Vela X-1 (3U0900-40 Velorum; X-ray source)



      Vesta




      *Markarian 409 (Aquarii; variable galaxy)

      *Tso Ke (Rho Aquilae)

      *Chi Cygni (variable star)

      *HD 187123 (Cygni; has planets)

      *Foxhead Cluster (NGC 6819 Cygni)

      *Shay Fuh (Nu Draconis)

      *Struve 2398 (Gliese 725 Draconis; nearby binary star system of two red dwarves)

      *Foo Pih (Gamma Hydri)

      *Epsilon Indi (famous nearby star)

      *Adamastor (Beta Mensae)

      *Black Widow Pulsar (B1957+20 Sagittae)

      *Ramphastos (Alpha Tucanae)

      *47 Tucanae (NGC 104 Tucanae; bright globular cluster)




      Chiron



      Sadalmelek (Alpha Aquarii)

      *Luyten 789-6 (EZ Aquarii; nearby star)

      Deneb (aka Deneb Adige; Alpha Cygni)

      Egg Nebula (CRL 2688 Cygni)

      Seagull Nebula (NGC 2032 Doradus)

      KL Draconis (cataclysmic variable)

      Fomalhaut (Alpha Piscis Austrini)



      North Node



      Choo (Alpha Arae)

      Karnot Mizbeach (Beta Arae)

      Zadok (Gamma Arae)

      *Stingray Nebula (Henize 3-1357 Arae)

      Grumium (Xi Draconis)

      *Kepler's Star (SN 1604 Ophiuchi;supernova)

      Shaula (Lambda Scorpii)

      Lesath (Upsilon Scorpii)

      Walnut Nebula (IRAS 17245-3951 Scorpii)



      South Node



      *QZ Aurigae (cataclysmic variable)

      T Aurigae (cataclysmic variable)

      Refugium (Mu Columbae; it's a so-called "runaway star")

      *Alnilam (Epsilon Orionis; part of Cingula Orionis, Orion's Belt)

      Alnitak (Zeta Orionis; part of Cingula Orionis, Orion's Belt)

      Meissa (Lambda Orionis)

      Puga (Sigma Orionis)

      *Khad Prior (Phi-1 Orionis)

      Khad Posterior (Phi-2 Orionis)

      Flame Nebula (NGC 2024 Orionis)

      Horsehead Nebula (IC 434 Orionis)

      *HD 40307 (Pictoris; has planets)

      Al Hecka (Zeta Tauri)

      Crab Nebula (M-1 Tauri)





      Mark A. Holmes
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.