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Astronomers Discover Pitch-Black Exoplanet
Scientific American
The powerful gravitational tug of its parent star has pulled WASP-12b into an egg shape, and temperatures on the planet's dayside reach about 4,700 degrees Fahrenheit (2,600 degrees Celsius), study team members said. (Close-orbiting planets like ...
Astronomers find a pitch-black planetEarthSky
Astronomers Catch a Glimpse of a Pitch-Black PlanetExtremeTech
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Phys.Org

Astronomy from 40000 feet and 43.5 degrees south
Phys.Org
The Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, SOFIA, completed its fourth set of observations from Christchurch, New Zealand. The team spent seven weeks operating from the U.S. Antarctic Program facility at Christchurch International Airport, ...


SETI Institute

Seeing Pluto With Your Own Eyes From Your Backyard With Unistellar's eVscope
SETI Institute
One of the biggest challenges in popular astronomy is finding specific objects in the night sky. Most nebulae, galaxies, and asteroids are invisible to the naked eye, and locating them in the immense vastness of space has frustrated people for centuries.


Astronomy Now Online

See the old crescent Moon join the morning planet parade on 18 September
Astronomy Now Online
Although sadly unobservable from the British Isles, Mercury passes just 3.3 arcminutes (or 1/20th of a degree) north of Mars at 19h UT on Saturday, 16 September. One needs to be in Micronesia in the Western Pacific (Guam, for instance) to get the best ...


Astronomy Now Online

Cassini spacecraft makes its final approach to Saturn
Astronomy Now Online
The final plunge will take place on the day side of Saturn, near local noon, with the spacecraft entering the atmosphere around 10 degrees north latitude. When Cassini first begins to encounter Saturn's atmosphere, the spacecraft's attitude control ...

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See asteroid Florence's close dolphin encounter on 2—3 September
Astronomy Now Online
On the UK night of 2—3 September (Saturday night, Sunday morning) 3122 Florence lies 0.049 astronomical units (7.33 million kilometres) from our planet, travelling at a rate of 9 degrees/day against the stars of Delphinus, a small constellation better ...
News | Large Asteroid to Safely Pass Earth on Sept. 1NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Large Asteroid to Safely Pass Earth on Sept. 1 | NASANASA
Backyard Observers Ready to View Asteroid's Close Flyby - Sky & TelescopeSky & Telescope

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Astronomy from 40,000 Feet and 43.5 Degrees South - SpaceRef
Space Ref (press release)
The Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, SOFIA, completed its fourth set of observations from Christchurch, New Zealand. The team spent seven ...

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Star gazing: The art and the science
Similkameen Spotlight
It is the location of the zero degrees of longitude meridian and where Greenwich Mean Time (now called Universal Time) was set up. The first “Astronomer Royal” put in charge of the observatory was John Flamsteed. One of his charges was to produce a set ...

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Astronomy Now Online

See Mercury meet Regulus and Mars near Venus an hour before sunrise
Astronomy Now Online
Observers in the UK and Western Europe should find an observing location offering an unobscured eastern horizon an hour before sunrise on Sunday, 10 September to see innermost planet Mercury just 0.6 degrees from Regulus, the brightest star in Leo.


Astronomy Magazine

NASA's SDO catches the brightest solar flare in over a decade
Astronomy Magazine
Flares can last for minutes or hours, raising the local temperature of the Sun's surface by tens of millions of degrees. Oftentimes, solar flares are also associated with coronal mass ejections (CMEs), which throw out super-heated plasma from the Sun ...
Sun Unleashes Monster Solar Flare, Strongest in a DecadeSpace.com
R3 Radio Blackout on 6 September 2017 | NOAA / NWS Space Weather Prediction CenterNOAA Space Weather Prediction Center - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Top 50 solar flares | Solar activity | SpaceWeatherLive.comSpaceWeatherLive.com

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