Skynet 5-5-18 Solar Outburst of V392 & Constellation Coma Berenices 9PM CT


SKYNET!!!!  9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “Solar Outburst of V392”  and “Tour of the Constellation Coma Berenices”

Net Control: Carolyn KC5OZT

Afterglow Movie 10:30PM: “The Yesterday Machine” (1963)

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

Echolink: W5FC-R, node 37247. Search “DARC Skynet” Search “DARC Skynet” Search “KE5ICX”

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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

Discussion topic of the evening.

Nova  Outburst V392

Artist Conception of White Dwarf Accretion Disk and Gas Outburst

V392 Variable AAVSO Chart

V392Ver Location in Night Sky

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

Southeast, After Midnight

Opposition of Mars, 2010-2022

Mars and Saturn in Sagittarius

East, Cape Town, South Africa, 75 Minutes Before Sunrise

East, 30 Minutes Before Sunrise

A featured constellation or object(s) or topic.

Constellation Coma Berenices

Photo #1 Black Eye Galaxy (M64)

Photo #2 Needle Galaxy (NGC 4565)

Photo #3 Coma Cluster of Galaxies (NGC 4911)

Photo #4 Globular Cluster (M53)

Photo #5 Intermediate Spiral Galaxy (M100/NGC 4321)

Photo #6 Lenticular and Barred Spiral Galaxies (M85 & NGC 4394)

Photo #7 Unbarred Spiral Galaxy (M99/NGC 4254)

Photo #8 Spiral Galaxy (M88/NGC 4501)

Photo #9 Intermediate Spiral Galaxy (M98)

Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.

Tiangong 2

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