Skynet 3-31-18 Calculating Easter & Tour of Leo the Lion (Part 1) 9PM CT

easter-bunny-in-space-123818SKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “The Date Calculation for Easter” and “Tour of the Constellation Leo the Lion”

Net Control: Billye KF5PDS

Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:
“The Day After” (1983)

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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

Discussion topic of the evening.

Calculating the Date for Easter

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

A featured constellation or object(s) or topic.
Constellation Leo
Constellation Leo

Photo #1 Barred Spiral Galaxy (M95)

Photo #2 Intermediate Spiral Galaxy (M96)

Photo #3 Elliptical Galaxy (M105)

Photo #4 Leo 1 Group

Photo #5 Elliptical Galaxy (NGC 3384)

Photo #6 Field Barred Spiral Galaxy (NGC 2903)

Recent Astronomical Discoveries

Brenda KF5PDS

Rotating dusty gaseous donut around an active supermassive black hole

Hubble sees Neptune’s mysterious shrinking storm

Space Exploration and Space History

Kelley K5KTX

Visible Satellite Passages