What’s Up Tonight 5/29/15 Weekend edition

What’s Up Tonight 5/29/15 Weekend edition

 

Sun

Rises 5:37am Sets 8.18pm Elevation 72Deg

Planets

Mercury rises 5:51am Sets 8:14pm

Venus rises 8:43am sets 11:44pm

Mars rises 5:51am sets 8:40pm

Jupiter rises 10:47pm sets 12.51am

Saturn rises 7:27pm sets 5:31am

Uranus rises 3:18am sets 4:08pm

Neptune rises 2:44am sets 12:51pm

Moon Maddness

Rises 4:34pm, sets 3:19am

Waxing Crescent 85%

Comets (Flying Icebergs)

Lovejoy Currently in Ursa Minor mag 12.8, currently it is in between the stars Polaris and Yildun. It is closer to Polaris.

DSO’s

M89 Ellip Galaxy Virgo RA 12h 35m 39s DEC 12deg 33’ 21” mag 9.9

M90 Spiral Galaxy Virgo RA 12h 23m 50s DEC13deg 9’ 49” Mag 9.4

C4 Open Cluster Cepheus RA 21h 1m 35s DEC 68deg 10’ 10” Mag

C21 Irr Galaxy Canes Venatici RA 12h 28m 11s DEC 44deg 5’ 42” Mag 9.4

Barnard 149 Dark Neb Cepheus RA 20h 49m 1s DEC 59deg 34’ 28”

VDB 150 Nebula Cepheus RA 22h 9m 40s DEC 73deg 23’ 26”Mag 8.4

Today’s Thing

Spica is currently to the lower right of the Moon at dusk.

Up Coming Events

Please check the Astronomical Socoity Of Nevada Web site for more information

3rd Friday of every month weather permitting. Sparks Marina buy the White Gazebo 8pm-10pm

July 15th-19th Golden State Star Party

Aug 7-9 Larson Volcanic National Park Star Party

Sept 10-12 Great Basin National Park Star Party

Enjoy

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