Skynet 10-7-17 Giovanni Cassini & Constellation Andromeda 9PM CT


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SKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “Giovanni Dominico Cassini” and “Tour of the Constellation Andromeda”

Net Control: Miss Carolyn KC5OZT

Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:
Matinee


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”
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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

Discussion topic of the evening.

Giovanni Cassini
https://scontent-dft4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/22221478_2111475228878649_7279918151718083679_n.jpg?oh=cce96b7519880acf60879a968719766a&oe=5A41E419

Solar Projection in San Petronio Bascilica
https://scontent-dft4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/22282095_2111475225545316_2815901194451358995_n.jpg?oh=d06f1b0db8a74083d303d9363929b5b5&oe=5A442993

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

Draconid Meteor

Draconid Meteor, Italy October 2011

Radiant Point

Six Shot Composite Image

A featured constellation or object(s) or topic.

Constellation Andromeda
https://scontent-dft4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/22310141_2111462988879873_1854730882000967507_n.jpg?oh=b7171ecdc260b31087c1c0db22a64c60&oe=5A836B3F

Photo #1 Mirach and the Ghost of Mirach
https://scontent-dft4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/22282126_2111463045546534_8789803538778717725_n.jpg?oh=6c54eac11001a000c9f846e96b17fe52&oe=5A42BC8A

Photo #2 Andromeda Galaxy (M31/NGC 224)
https://scontent-dft4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/22221902_2111462992213206_5830464990928077356_n.jpg?oh=0b5ed8e0e42d0a590bf91a8cf8d2352c&oe=5A80669A

Photo #3 Dwarf Elliptical Galaxy (M32/NGC 221)
https://scontent-dft4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/22221627_2111462978879874_5151465713446316938_n.jpg?oh=2090d65bf46a7c3a55578f41982b5563&oe=5A8404A1

Photo #4 Dwarf Elliptical Galaxy (M110/NGC 205)
https://scontent-dft4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/22309050_2111463042213201_1453088472772977379_n.jpg?oh=2a99bc76ddc31714b059b667c5195127&oe=5A3A7C16

Recent Astronomical discoveries

Milky Way’s “Most Mysterious Star” Continues to Confound
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/10/171004190506.htm

Space Exploration and Space History

Possible Cradle of Life on Mars
Eridania region of Mars: https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/thumbnails/image/pia22058-main_ctx_eridania.jpg
Estimated water depth in the Eridania basin: https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/thumbnails/image/pia22059-opt.jpg
Possible origin of deposits in Eridani basin: https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/thumbnails/image/pia22060-opt.jpg
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

Oct 14th
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=58041.0456904653&type=V

Oct 16th
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=58043.0400219954&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

Oct 8
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=58034.4752928877&type=V

North Korean Satellite
http://www.heavens-above.com/PassSummary.aspx?satid=39026&lat=32.78333&lng=-96.8&loc=Dallas&alt=137&tz=CST&cul=en-GB

Oct 11
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx?lat=32.78333&lng=-96.8&loc=Dallas&alt=137&tz=CST&cul=en-GB&satid=39026&mjd=58038.0255553739&type=V

Oct 15
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx?lat=32.78333&lng=-96.8&loc=Dallas&alt=137&tz=CST&cul=en-GB&satid=39026&mjd=58042.025744397&type=V

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