Skynet Tonight! The Constellation Ophiucus!


SKYNET!!!!  9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “The Constellation Ophiucus!” 

Net Control: Carolyn KC5OZT

Afterglow Movie at 10:30: Last Man on Earth!

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Skymap Constellation Ophiuchus

Photo #1 Zeta-Ophiuchi

Photo #2 Kepler’s Supernova

Photo #3 Globular Cluster (M9/NGC 6333)

Photo #4 Globular Cluster (M10/NGC 6254)

Photo # 5 Globular Cluster (M12/NGC 6218)

Photo #6 Globular Cluster (M14/NGC 6402)

Photo #7 Globular Cluster (M19/NGC 6273)

Photo #8 Globular Cluster (M62/NGC 6266)

Photo #9 Globular Cluster (M107/NGC 6171)

Photo #10 Ultraluminous Infrared Galaxy (NGC 6240)

Photo #11 Molecular Cloud Dark Absorption Nebula (Barnard 68)

Photo #12 Planetary Nebula (NGC 6572)

Photo #13 Little Ghost Nebula

Photo #14 Dark Horse Nebula

Photo #15 Pipe Nebula (Barnard 59, 65, 66, 67)

Photo #16 Snake Nebula (Barnard 72)

Photo # 17 Minkowski 2-9 Twin Jet Nebula (M2-9)

Photo #18 Rho Ophiuchi Cloud Complex

RH OPH – a

RH OPH – b

In the sky this evening:

Ursa Major Pointer Stars

North, July Evenings

Draco the Dragon on Early Summer Evenings

Recent Astronomical discoveries

Hubble Captures Vivid Auroras in Jupiter’s Atmosphere

Spectral Observations Reveal Dwarf Planet’s Mysterious Beacon is Mode of Salt

Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.


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