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Forum: Astronomy Misc December 8th 18, 03:05 PM Posted to sci.astro
Replies: 6
Views: 808
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
China launches Chang'e-4 probe to shed light on moon's dark side

On Sat, 08 Dec 2018 10:33:02 GMT, Jan Panteltje
wrote:

On a sunny day (Sat, 8 Dec 2018 10:35:45 +0100) it happened "Paul B. Andersen"
wrote in...
Forum: Amateur Astronomy October 21st 18, 06:35 AM Posted to sci.astro.amateur
Replies: 13
Views: 486
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
OT? Amateur Astronomy

On Sat, 20 Oct 2018 08:05:02 -0700 (PDT), Quadibloc
wrote:

On Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 11:35:06 PM UTC-6, Gerald Kelleher wrote:

A person capable of using their...
Forum: Misc July 20th 18, 02:37 PM Posted to alt.astronomy
Replies: 6
Views: 154
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
The universal hologram

On Thu, 19 Jul 2018 23:27:46 -0700 (PDT),
wrote:

On Friday, July 20, 2018 at 3:48:16 AM UTC+9:30, Barry Schwarz wrote:
On Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:01:27 -0700 (PDT),...
Forum: Misc July 19th 18, 07:18 PM Posted to alt.astronomy
Replies: 6
Views: 154
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
The universal hologram

On Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:01:27 -0700 (PDT),
wrote:

I will catch a lot of muck on this summise, but bare with me.

If I was blind folded, on a rotating platform, with guns in...
Forum: Amateur Astronomy July 18th 18, 07:22 PM Posted to sci.astro.amateur
Replies: 45
Views: 797
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Professor from second-rate university thinks he's going to time travel

On Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:11:09 -0700 (PDT), Quadibloc
wrote:

So noon GMT, when people are eating lunch in Britain, is also called 6 PM
Central Standard Time, when people are...
Forum: Misc September 14th 17, 06:29 PM Posted to alt.astronomy
Replies: 9
Views: 195
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Cassini Demise is Dumb !

On Thu, 14 Sep 2017 10:48:16 -0400, SteveGG
wrote:

Why not just let it orbit and be available
for future scientists, historians, public, etc.

All that crap about...
Forum: Misc September 14th 17, 10:02 AM Posted to alt.astronomy
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
When is cassini kaput?

On Wed, 13 Sep 2017 17:07:06 -0700 (PDT), wrote:

?

It is scheduled to enter Saturn's atmosphere Friday, 15 September..

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Forum: Solar August 19th 17, 05:58 PM Posted to alt.astronomy.solar
Replies: 1
Views: 1,446
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
No glasses during totality!?

On Sat, 19 Aug 2017 06:22:17 -0700 (PDT), wrote:

hi everyone. I am in the area in the United States will there will be a total solar eclipse. I keep reading that it is safe to...
Forum: Misc January 6th 17, 05:54 AM Posted to alt.astronomy
Replies: 10
Views: 328
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Good year !

Unfortunately, the hotels in Cody have decided that it is OK to jack
up the price of a room by an order of magnitude. I don't know if
campsites have followed suit.

On Thu, 5 Jan 2017 20:38:54...
Forum: Amateur Astronomy June 11th 16, 06:52 PM Posted to sci.astro.amateur
Replies: 23
Views: 454
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Excalibur Does It Again!

On Sat, 11 Jun 2016 09:55:46 -0700 (PDT), Quadibloc
wrote:

On Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 6:34:22 AM UTC-6, wrote:
On Friday, June 10, 2016 at 10:41:19 PM...
Forum: Amateur Astronomy May 3rd 16, 05:04 PM Posted to sci.astro.amateur
Replies: 61
Views: 564
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
You know those 3 new potentially Earth-like planets 39 light years away?

On Tue, 3 May 2016 05:45:11 -0700 (PDT), Gary Harnagel
wrote:

On Monday, May 2, 2016 at 11:04:59 PM UTC-6, RichA wrote:

Time it would take to get the

Current...
Forum: Amateur Astronomy April 26th 16, 10:36 PM Posted to sci.astro.amateur
Replies: 53
Views: 864
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Two day/night cycles and two rotations

On Tue, 26 Apr 2016 10:21:08 -0700 (PDT), Quadibloc
wrote:

On Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 10:10:45 AM UTC-6, Mark Storkamp wrote:

And the sun stands still in the sky for...
Forum: Misc July 9th 15, 05:35 AM Posted to alt.astronomy
Replies: 3
Views: 534
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Help! Supernova Question!

On Wed, 8 Jul 2015 18:22:54 -0700 (PDT),
wrote:

Somebody said :

"There is a bad part in being a photon born in one of the greatest supernova explosions. You fly for 10...
Forum: Misc July 9th 15, 05:29 AM Posted to alt.astronomy
Replies: 2
Views: 244
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
EQUATION OF TIME Quandary

On Wed, 8 Jul 2015 17:53:12 -0700 (PDT), wrote:

The equation of time, which produces the solar analemma
and determines what times of year the sun is "fast"(ahead of
clock...
Forum: Misc March 5th 15, 04:32 AM Posted to alt.astronomy
Replies: 4
Views: 145
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Constellations

On Wed, 04 Mar 2015 19:00:49 -0500, wrote:

Might sound like a silly question, but if you're in space, say an astronaut on
the ISS, looking through the cupola or on a spacewalk...
Forum: Misc January 28th 15, 06:46 PM Posted to alt.astronomy
Replies: 8
Views: 300
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Is this calculation all right?

On Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:17:23 -0800 (PST), Ksuvo
wrote:

keskiviikko 28. tammikuuta 2015 8.46.48 UTC+2 Barry Schwarz kirjoitti:
On Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:26:58 -0800...
Forum: Misc January 28th 15, 06:46 AM Posted to alt.astronomy
Replies: 8
Views: 300
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Is this calculation all right?

On Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:26:58 -0800 (PST), Ksuvo
wrote:

7 days = 3,833 *10^9 years/(200 *10^9 stars of galaxy)?

Since the powers of ten cancel, you are asserting
7...
Forum: Astronomy Misc January 26th 15, 08:22 AM Posted to sci.astro
Replies: 9
Views: 681
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Do the Milky way rotate vs the faraway fixstars, galaxies, nebulosas?

On Sun, 25 Jan 2015 07:46:15 -0800 (PST),
wrote:

If so it measurable over 10 k years, 100 k years or million of years?

How many degrees? Is there a name for this...
Forum: Misc November 4th 14, 10:53 PM Posted to alt.astronomy
Replies: 4
Views: 117
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Full Moon Locations ?

On Tue, 04 Nov 2014 14:30:58 -0500, Bob wrote:

Hello,

From my location, I see the New "Full Moon" at roughly ESE.

Unless you are talking about the exact instant when the...
Forum: Misc October 28th 14, 06:04 PM Posted to alt.astronomy
Replies: 3
Views: 232
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Getting Grandson Started: Need Site With Moon's Direction, etc.

If you google moon+altitude+azimuth, the first hit is the USNO page
which will calculate what you want for any place and date. Several of
the other hits also look promising.

On Tue, 28 Oct 2014...
Forum: Astronomy Misc May 20th 14, 01:51 AM Posted to sci.astro
Replies: 11
Views: 409
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Full phase Earth from the lunar surface?

On Mon, 19 May 2014 15:19:58 -0700 (PDT), dlzc wrote:

Dear Robert Clark:

On Monday, May 19, 2014 3:28:58 AM UTC-7, Robert Clark wrote:

The full Moon sometimes looks huge...
Forum: Misc May 14th 14, 10:52 PM Posted to alt.astronomy
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Direct Image of an Exoplanet 155 Light Years Away

On Wed, 14 May 2014 17:18:45 -0400, JuanMotime
wrote:

http://www.universetoday.com/111875/direct-image-of-an-exoplanet-155-light-years-away/

Anyone know how the plane of...
Forum: Astronomy Misc April 17th 14, 01:59 AM Posted to sci.astro
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Probability question

On Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:18:24 -0700 (PDT), R T
wrote:

What is the probability of having the following event occur on the very next try:

Event 1:
Three coins are thrown at...
Forum: Amateur Astronomy February 20th 14, 06:06 AM Posted to sci.astro.amateur
Replies: 17
Views: 739
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
month alignment with stars

On Wed, 19 Feb 2014 16:45:59 -0800 (PST), wrote:

On Tuesday, February 18, 2014 5:00:35 PM UTC+8, Martin Brown wrote:
On 17/02/2014 23:09, wrote:

On...
Forum: Astronomy Misc December 27th 13, 10:28 AM Posted to sci.astro
Replies: 1
Views: 189
Posted By Barry Schwarz[_2_]
Lunar calendar

If you Google "Jewish calendar", several of the websites do the
conversions.

On Thu, 26 Dec 2013 23:27:13 +0000 (UTC),
wrote:

Where mght i find algorithms for...
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