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The Night Sky for July 2014

Rise/Set Times for July 31, 2014
Sunrise: 06:17
Sunset: 20:21
Darkness Ends: 04:35
Astro Twlight Ends: 05:13
(Daylight)
Astro Twlight Begins: 21:25
Darkness Begins: 22:03
Moonrise: 10:40
Moonset: 22:43
Illumination: 16%%
July Moon Phases
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13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
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Monthly Sky Chart
July Messier Objects
M# Catalog Const Type S.B. Mag Size (min) Common Name
107 NGC 6171 Oph GCl 19.1 10.0 10.0
62 NGC 6266 Oph GCl 19.0 8.0 14.1
19 NGC 6273 Oph GCl 19.5 8.5 13.5
12 NGC 6218 Oph GCl 21.6 8.0 14.5
10 NGC 6254 Oph GCl 20.1 7.5 15.1
9 NGC 6333 Oph GCl 19.6 9.0 9.3
7 NGC 6475 Sco OCl 22.5 3.5 80.0 Ptolemy's Cluster
6 NGC 6405 Sco OCl 21.6 4.5 15.0 Butterfly Cluster
8 NGC 6523 Sgr C-N 22.4 5.0 60 x 35 Lagoon Nebula
20 NGC 6514 Sgr C-N 24.4 5.0 28.0 Trifid Nebula
21 NGC 6531 Sgr OCl 20.6 7.0 13.0
23 NGC 6494 Sgr OCl 22.6 6.0 27.0
Selected July Double Stars
Object Name Const RA Dec Mag A Mag B Size
16/17 Draconis Dra 16h 36m.2 +52° 55' 5.4 6.4 3.4"
31 Cygni Cyg 20h 13m.6 +46° 44' 3.8 6.7 107"
36 Ophiuchi Oph 17h 15m.3 -26° 36' 5.1 5.1 4.4"
40/41 Draconis Dra 18h 00m.2 +80° 00' 5.7 6.1 19.3"
57 Aquilae Aql 19h 54m.6 -08° 14' 5.8 6.5 36"
70 Ophiuchi Oph 18h 05m.5 +02° 30' 4.2 6.0 2.8"
95 Herculis Her 18h 01m.5 +21° 36' 5.0 5.1 6.3"
Alpha Capricornus Cap 20h 18m.1 -12° 33' 3.6 4.2 378"
Alpha Herculis Her 17h 14m.6 +14° 23' 3.5 5.4 4.7"
Beta Capricornus Cap 20h 21m.0 -14° 47' 3.4 6.2 206"
Beta Cygni Cyg 19h 30m.7 +27° 58' 3.1 5.1 34.4"
Beta Lyrae Lyr 18h 50m.1 +33° 22' 3.4 8.6 46"
Beta Scorpii Sco 16h 05m.4 -19° 48' 2.6 4.9 13.6"
Delta Herculis Her 17h 15m.0 +24° 50' 3.1 8.2 8.9"
Epsilon Lyrae Lyr 18h 44m.3 +39° 40' 4.7 5.1 208"
Gamma Delphinus Del 20h 46m.7 +16° 07' 4.5 5.5 9.6"
Kappa Herculis Her 16h 08m.1 +17° 03' 5.3 6.5 28"
Mu Draconis Dra 17h 05m.3 +54° 28' 5.7 5.7 2.0"
Nu Draconis Dra 17h 32m.2 +55° 11' 4.9 4.9 62"
Nu Scorpii Sco 16h 12m.0 -19° 28' 4.3 6.4 41"
Omicron Ophiuchi Oph 17h 18m.0 -24° 17' 5.4 6.9 10.3"
Otto Struve 525 Eri 18h 54m.9 +33° 58' 6.0 7.7 45"
Psi Draconis Dra 17h 41m.9 +72° 09' 4.9 6.1 30.3"
Rho Herculis Her 17h 23m.7 +37° 09' 4.6 5.6 4.1"
Sigma Corona Borealis CrB 16h 14m.7 +33° 52' 5.6 6.6 6.2"
Struve 1999 Sco 16h 04m.4 -11° 27' 7.4 8.1 11.6"
Struve 2404 Aql 18h 50m.8 +10° 59' 6.9 8.1 3.6"
Theta Serpentis Ser 18h 56m.2 +04° 12' 4.5 5.4 22.3"
Xi Scorpii Sco 16h 04m.4 -11° 22' 4.8 7.3 7.6"
Zeta Lyrae Lyr 18h 44m.8 +37° 36' 4.3 5.9 44"
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