Skynet 5-13-17 Solar Eclipse Part 11: Know Your Directions on Eclipse Day & Tour of Constellation Corona Borealis 9PM CT

solar_eclipse_1999_4_nrSKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “Solar Eclipse Part 11: Know Your Directions on Eclipse Day” and “Tour of the Constellation Corona Borealis”

Net Control: Kelley K5KTX

Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:

2-Meter Repeater W5FC: 146.880MHz, PL 110.9, –

Echolink: W5FC-R, node 37247.

Video Stream:

& Facebook “DARC Skynet Astronomy Net”

Audio Stream:

Yahoo Groups:


Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

Discussion topic of the evening.

Total Solar Eclipse Part 11: Know Your Directions on Eclipse Day

HamSCI and the Solar Eclipse QSO Party:

Solar Eclipse 2017 Highway Traffic Map:…

Total Solar Eclipse Forever Stamp press release:…/national-releases/2017/pr17_020.htm

What can you see in the sky over the next couple of weeks?

Northeast, Evening

Northeast, May Evenings

A featured constellation or object(s) or topic.

Constellation Corona Borealis…/18446950_19085155125…

R CrB-a…/18425216_19085155058…

T CrB–a…/18447483_19085154925…

T CrB–b…/18447397_19085155625…

Recent Astronomical discoveries

Surprise! When a Brown Dwarf is Actually a Planetary Mass Object…/2017/…/170509122026.htm

Primitive Atmosphere Discovered Around “Warm Neptune”…/2017/…/170511141951.htm

Space Exploration and Space History

Update on Exploration Mission 1 (EM-1)

Artist rendering of EM-1 launch:…/t…/image/22365637226_4e7b086d36_k.jpg

Artist rendering of Orion:…/t…/image/23128844405_6151e276cd_k.jpg

Orion spacecraft recovery practice:…/…/image/29759265711_c40946f688_o.jpg…

Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.


May 14th…


May 19th…

May 20th…

Hubble Space Telescope…

May 17th…

May 18th…

May 19th…

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