Skynet 9-1-18 Two Comets & Constellation Aquarius 9PM CT

21p-aug22-michael-jaegerSKYNET!!!!  9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “Two Comets”  and “Tour of the Constellation Aquarius”

Net Control: Carolyn KC5OZT

Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:

“Menace From Outer Space” 1954

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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

Discussion topic of the evening.

“Two Comets”

Photo #1 21P Finder to Mid September 2018

Photo #2 Comet 21P August 22nd

Photo #3 Comet 21P Giacobini Zinner

Photo #4 September 11th 4:30AM Seen From Central U.S.

August 22nd through August 30th track.

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

Southeast, Before Dawn

Orion’s Belt Points to Aldebaran and Pleiades

A featured constellation or object(s) or topic.

Constellation Aquarius

Photo #1 Globular Cluster (M2)

Photo #2 Globular Cluster (M72)

Photo #3 Asterism of Four Stars (M73)

Photo #4 Saturn Nebula (NGC 7009)

Photo #5 Helix Nebula (NGC 7293)

Atoms for Peace Nebula (NGC 7252)

Recent Astronomical discoveries

“How a NASA Scientist Looks in the Depths of the Great Red Sopt to Find Water on Jupiter”

“Solar Eruptions May Not Have Slinky-line Shapes After All

Space Exploration and Space History

 Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.


Sept. 2

Sept. 7

Sept. 10