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Moon occults Beta Capricornus tonight? new
      #6132700 - 10/12/13 10:05 AM

According to my Stellarium program, the moon will pass in front of the third magnitude star Beta Capricornus around 9:30 pm eastern time on 10/12/. Unfortunately from my backyard it will be too low. Gerry

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Re: Moon occults Beta Capricornus tonight? [Re: gfeulner]
      #6133076 - 10/12/13 01:14 PM

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According to my Stellarium program, the moon will pass in front of the third magnitude star Beta Capricornus around 9:30 pm eastern time on 10/12/. Unfortunately from my backyard it will be too low. Gerry




That's been discussed for a while in my thread in this forum titled "International Observe the Moon Night - Occultation": http://www.cloudynights.com/ubbthreads/showflat.php/Cat/0/Number/6059128/page...

My related preview graphics are at: www.CurtRenz.com/occultations


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