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Fixed star alignments (April 22, 2012)

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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 *PQ Andromedae (cataclysmic variable aka
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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




      *PQ Andromedae (cataclysmic variable aka nova)

      Lilium (35 Arietis; in the obsolete constellation Lilium the Lily)

      *Musca Borealis (39 Arietis; marks the obsolete constellation Musca Borealis,
      the Northern Fly)

      *Bahrani (41 Arietis)

      *Rucha (Delta Cassiopeiae)

      *Kaoh Pih (Zeta Doradus)

      *Sadira (Epsilon Eridani; nearby star, has planets)



      Saturn 


      Tadpole Galaxy (Arp 188 Draconis)

      *Securis (Psi Hydrae)



      Uranus


      *Elephant's Trunk Nebula (IC 1396 Cephei)

      Al Nitham (Phi Ceti)

      Skull Nebula (NGC 246 Ceti)

      *Pegasus 2 Cluster (NGC 7720, et al, Pegasi; galaxy cluster)

      Ardhanari (Gamma Reticuli)



      Neptune



      Ancha (Theta Aquarii)

      Kae Uh  (Omicron Aquarii)

      *FO Aquarii (cataclysmic variable)

      HD 210277 (Aquarii; has planets)

      Nova Cygni 1920 (V476 Cygni; cataclysmic variable aka nova)

      Al Lat (Phi Gruis)

      Shay Show  (Epsilon Hydri)

      Enif  (Epsilon Pegasi)

      Tien Kang (Delta Piscis Austrini)

      Lacaille 9352 (HD 217987.Piscis Austrini)

      NGC 7052 (Vulpeculae; elliptical galaxy)







       Pluto


      AM Herculis (cataclysmic variable aka nova)

      Alathfar (Mu Lyrae)

      Umlindi Welinsizunu (Gamma Mensae)

      AQ Mensae (cataclysmic variable)

      Nanto (Phi Sagittarii)

      Ioannina (Alpha Scuti)

      FV Scuti

      FH Serpentis (cataclysmic variables)



      Eris



      Saderazra (Delta Andromedae)

      Kui (Zeta Andromedae)

      Tien-Ke (Theta Andromedae)

      VV Cephei (cataclysmic variable)

      Baten Kaitos (Zeta Ceti)



      Ceres


      *Sheratan (Beta Arietis)

      *Velikovskaya (BD +20°307 Arietis; has a dust cloud orbiting it that may have been caused by planets colliding with one another)

      *Caph (Beta Cassiopeiae)

      *DK Cassiopeiae (cataclysmic variable)

      *Alphirk (Beta Cephei)

      *Al Sadr al Ketus (Pi Ceti)\

      *79 Ceti (has planets)

      *Fornacis (Alpha Fornacis)

      *Chi 1-2-3  (Chi-1,Chi-2,and Chi-3 Fornacis; aka Harrington STAR 2; a small asterism)



      Pallas


      *Fetus Nebula (NGC 7008 Cygni)

      *Sadalpheretz (Lambda Pegasi)

      *Simmah (Gamma Piscium)



      Juno


      Zamindar (Beta Chamaeleontis)

      Cor Chamaeleontis (Delta-1 and 2 Chamaeleontis )

      *Mamajek 1 (Eta Chameleontis and associated star cluster)

      *Zodet's Planetary (ESO:135-PN4 Circini; nebula)

      *Circinus Pulsar (PSR B1509-58 Circini)

      Turtle Nebula (NGC 6210 Herculis)

      IM Normae (cataclysmic variable)

      Marfik (Lambda Ophiuchi)

      *Jabbah (Nu Scorpii)




      Vesta 


      *Iris Nebula (NGC 7023 Cephei)

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

      *Alpherg (Eta Piscium)

      *Arit (Phi Piscium)

      *AY Piscium (cataclysmic variable)



      Chiron


      Skat (Delta Aquarii)

      Sadalajir (Zeta-1 Aquarii)

      Seat (Pi Aquarii)

      *IL Aquarii (has planets)

      *Ross 780 ((Gliese 876 Aquarii;has planets)

      Pelican Nebula (IC 5070 Cygni)

      Methuselah Nebula (MWP [Motch-Werner-Pakull] 1 Cygni, an unusually long-lived planetary nebula)



      North Node


      Zamindar (Beta Chamaeleontis)

      Cor Chamaeleontis (Delta-1 and 2 Chamaeleontis)

      *Mamajek 1 (Eta Chameleontis and associated star cluster)

      *Zodet's Planetary (ESO:135-PN4 Circini; nebula)

      Turtle Nebula (NGC 6210 Herculis)

      IM Normae (cataclysmic variable)

      Marfik (Lambda Ophiuchi)

      *Jabbah (Nu Scorpii)



      South Node


      Caelibes (Zeta Caeli)

      FT Camelopardalis (cataclysmic variable)

      *Pazmino's Cluster (Stock 23 Camelopardalis; open cluster)

      AM Cassiopeiae (cataclysmic variable)

      The Little Queen (Harrington STAR 25 Draconis; a small asterism that looks somewhat like the W pattern in Cassiopeia)

      Sceptrum (53 Eridani)

      Adid Borealis (Delta Persei)

      *Adid Media (Nu Persei)

      Menkib (Xi Persei)

      California Nebula (NGC 1499 Persei)

      Prima Hyadum (Gamma Tauri, in the Hyades)

      Ati (Psi Tauri)

      *Kallichore (Omega-1 Tauri, in the Hyades)

      *Atlantida (37 Tauri)

      -Crystal Ball Nebula (NGC 1514 Tauri)



      Mark A. Holmes  
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