Howdy Jenn, et al; I will get it installed into the next release of the SAC Asterism = database. With the weather, it would appear I will have plenty of time to do so;-( Thanks for the input, I look forward to observing it sometime. I promise I know that M 24 is at 18 hours of RA; Steve Coe -----Original Message----- From: az-observing-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:az-observing-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Jennifer Polakis Sent: Thursday, July 24, 2008 4:55 PM To: az-observing@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [AZ-Observing] Re: Jennifer's confluence info please Importance: High Here's a correction to the RA that Tom Mozden just notified me of, it = should read RA 18h, NOT 8h--it was a typo in the July-August French Astronomie = magazine as well--at least in the pages that the author sent me. I = changed=20 it in my email below as well. Thanks, Jennifer ----- Original Message -----=20 From: "Jennifer Polakis" <m24@xxxxxxx> To: <az-observing@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Thursday, July 24, 2008 2:34 PM Subject: Re: [AZ-Observing] Jennifer's confluence info please > Jenn's confluence aka Polakis 1, a confluence of two star rivers in = M24=20 > that point to M17, contains triple star HJ 594 RA 18h 13m 21s=20 > Dec -18d47', at 17 arcminutes in size it is a great small telescope=20 > target but not easily discernible in binoculars. > > ----- Original Message -----=20 > From: "Steve Coe" <stevecoe@xxxxxxxxx> > To: <az-observing@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> > Sent: Thursday, July 24, 2008 3:15 AM > Subject: [AZ-Observing] Jennifer's confluence info please > > > Howdy all; > > OK, I have a candidate so we can start the conversation of what there = is =3D > to > put into the database for asterisms. Gene, I will not need to delete > anything, this will simply be the 114th object in the SAC asterisms > database. > > So, Jennifer's Confluence (sp?) is at 18h 16.5m and -18d 52m as far as = I =3D > can > figure from a place within M 24 that is a spot where two rather =3D > prominent > chains of stars come close to one another. The entire asterism is = about =3D > 17 > arcminutes in size. Let me know if I am on the right track. Input = from > Jennifer, did you spot it in binoculars, so are we looking at bright = =3D > stars? > > > Clear skies; > Steve Coe > > -- > See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and = please > send personal replies to the author, not the list. >=20 -- See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and = please=20 send personal replies to the author, not the list. -- See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and please send personal replies to the author, not the list.