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The Night Sky for April 2014

Rise/Set Times for April 20, 2014
Sunrise: 06:32
Sunset: 19:52
Darkness Ends: 04:58
Astro Twlight Ends: 05:32
(Daylight)
Astro Twlight Begins: 20:52
Darkness Begins: 21:26
Moonrise: 00:32
Moonset: 10:58
Illumination: 73%%
April Moon Phases
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Monthly Sky Chart
April Messier Objects
M# Catalog Const Type S.B. Mag Size (min) Common Name
85 NGC 4382 Com Gal 21.1 10.5 7.1 x 5.2
64 NGC 4826 Com Gal 20.8 9.0 9.3 x 5.4 Blackeye Galaxy
51 NGC 5194 CVn Gal 21.1 8.0 11 x 7 Whirlpool Galaxy
63 NGC 5055 CVn Gal 22.3 8.5 10 x 6 Sunflower Galaxy
94 NGC 4736 CVn Gal 20.6 9.5 7 x 3
102 NGC 5866 Dra Gal 0.0 10.5 5.2 x 2.3 Spindle Galaxy
101 NGC 5457 UMa Gal 24.2 8.5 22.0 Pinwheel Galaxy
49 NGC 4472 Vir Gal 21.6 10.0 9 x 7.5
61 NGC 4303 Vir Gal 22.6 10.5 6 x 5.5
104 NGC 4594 Vir Gal 19.4 9.5 9 x 4 Sombrero Galaxy
Selected April Double Stars
Object Name Const RA Dec Mag A Mag B Size
24 Comae Berenices Com 12h 35m.1 +18° 23' 5.2 6.7 20.3"
32 Camelopardalis Cam 12h 49m.2 +83° 25' 5.3 5.8 21.6"
54 Leonis Leo 10h 55m.6 +24° 45' 4.5 6.3 6.5"
Alpha Canum Venaticorum CVn 12h 56m.0 +38° 19' 2.9 5.5 19.4"
Alpha Leonis Leo 10h 08m.4 +11° 58' 1.4 7.7 177"
Alpha Librae Lib 14h 50m.9 -16° 02' 2.8 5.2 231"
Delta Corvi Crv 12h 29m.9 -16° 31' 3.0 9.2 24.2"
Epsilon Bootis Boo 14h 45m.0 +27° 04' 2.5 4.9 2.8"
Gamma Leonis Leo 10h 20m.0 +19° 51' 2.2 3.5 4.4"
Gamma Virginis Vir 12h 41m.7 -01° 27' 3.5 3.5 3.6"
Iota Bootis Boo 14h 16m.2 +51° 22' 4.9 7.5 38"
Kappa Bootis Boo 14h 13m.5 +51° 47 4.6 6.6 13.4"
N Hydrae Hyd 11h 32m.3 -29° 16' 5.8 5.9 9.2"
Pi Bootis Boo 14h 40m.7 +16° 25' 4.9 5.8 5.6"
Xi Bootis Boo 14h 51m.4 +19° 06' 4.7 7.0 6.9"
Zeta Ursa Majoris Uma 13h 23m.9 +54° 56' 2.3 4.0 14.4"
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