Skynet 7-22-17 Soyuz Missions & Constellation Vulpecula 9PM CT


5556174159SKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “Soyuz Missions Continued” and “Tour of the Constellation Vulpecula”

Net Control: Billye KF5PDS

Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:
Rollerball (1977)

2-Meter Repeater W5FC: 146.880MHz, PL 110.9, –
Echolink: W5FC-R, node 37247.
Video Stream: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/skynet2
& Facebook “DARC Skynet Astronomy Net”
Audio Stream: http://pokeys.doomdns.com:8000
Yahoo Groups: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/skynet
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/groups/306498286059167/
Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

Discussion topic of the evening.

Soyuz Missions Continued!

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

Overhead, Nightfall

Corona Borealis Crown

Overhead, July Evenings

A featured constellation or object(s) or topic.

Skymap Constellation Vulpecula
https://scontent-dft4-2.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/20264842_2009458955746944_6183349537020436580_n.jpg?oh=686284ffebe17d8988500e56c6791bb6&oe=5A01BBD8

Photo #1 Dumbell Nebula (M27)
20245745_2009457962413710_8613126395382645734_n.jpg

Photo #2 Elliptical Galaxy (NGC 7052)
20246447_2009457919080381_2071991294135149366_n.jpg

Photo #3 Emission Nebula & Open Cluster (NGC 6820 & NGC 6823)
https://scontent-dft4-2.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/20258387_2009457922413714_4248434174281795900_n.jpg?oh=7f2dabc301cf41240da1aaeb3b128657&oe=59EED788

Photo #4 Brocchi’s Cluster
https://scontent-dft4-2.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/19961130_2009457929080380_3104158010369476036_n.jpg?oh=86e273af3da8ab7249f300220b1e2bce&oe=59F61426

Space Exploration and Space History

Animation of new brown dwarf: https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/thumbnails/image/bw1stbd_circle-loop_0.gif
Illustration of size comparison: https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/thumbnails/image/starscalefinal.jpg
http://backyardworlds.org
Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.
ISS
http://www.heavens-above.com/PassSummary.aspx?satid=25544&lat=32.78333&lng=-96.8&loc=Dallas&alt=137&tz=CST&cul=en-GB

July 23rd
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx?lat=32.78333&lng=-96.8&loc=Dallas&alt=137&tz=CST&cul=en-GB&satid=25544&mjd=57957.4554183858&type=V

Tiangong 1
http://www.heavens-above.com/PassSummary.aspx?satid=37820&lat=32.78333&lng=-96.8&loc=Dallas&alt=137&tz=CST&cul=en-GB

July 25th
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx?lat=32.78333&lng=-96.8&loc=Dallas&alt=137&tz=CST&cul=en-GB&satid=37820&mjd=57959.4472720693&type=V

Tiangong 2
http://www.heavens-above.com/PassSummary.aspx?satid=41765&lat=32.78333&lng=-96.8&loc=Dallas&alt=137&tz=CST&cul=en-GB

July 26th
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx?lat=32.78333&lng=-96.8&loc=Dallas&alt=137&tz=CST&cul=en-GB&satid=41765&mjd=57961.111021258&type=V

July 28th
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx?lat=32.78333&lng=-96.8&loc=Dallas&alt=137&tz=CST&cul=en-GB&satid=41765&mjd=57963.0993457786&type=V

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