What’s Up Tonight 6/12/15

What’s Up Tonight 6/12/15



Rises 5:33am Sets 8:27pm Elevation 73Deg


Mercury rises 4:49am Sets 6:49pm

Venus rises 8:59am sets 11:31pm

Mars rises 5:32am sets 8:31pm

Jupiter rises 10:02am sets 11:58am

Saturn rises 6:28pm sets 4:33am

Uranus rises 2:24am sets 3:16pm

Neptune rises 12:50am sets 11:56pm

Moon Maddness

Rises 2:54am, sets 4:27pm

Waning Crescent 17%

Comets (Flying Icebergs)

Lovejoy Currently in Ursa Minor mag 12.8, across from Urodelus and below Polaris.


M13 Globular Cluster Hercules RA 16h 41m 41s DEC 36deg 27’ 39” Mag 5.8

M14 Globular Cluster Ophiuchus RA 17h 37m 36s DEG -3deg 14’ 43” Mag 7.6

SH1 Nebular Scorpius RA 15h 58m 51s DEC -26deg 7’ 14”

SH64 Nebular Serpans Cauda RA 18h 31m 35s DEC -1deg 54’ 47’

Barnard45 Dark Neb Ophiuchus RA 16h 46m 26s DEC -21deg 36’ 45”

Barnard355 Dark Neb Cygnus RA 20h 59m 38s DEC 43deg 16’ 54”

AGC534 Galaxy Cluster Camelopardalis RA 5h 15m 20s DEC 73deg 31’ 27” Mag 17

ARP29 Spiral Galaxy Cygnus RA 20h 34m 52s DEC 60deg 9’ 14” Mag 9.69

Today’s Thing

On Saturday the 13th Jupiter and Venus will be within 11deg’s of each other

Up Coming Events

Please check the Astronomical Society 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


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