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The Night Sky for October 2014

Rise/Set Times for October 25, 2014
Sunrise: 07:30
Sunset: 18:23
Darkness Ends: 06:03
Astro Twlight Ends: 06:33
(Daylight)
Astro Twlight Begins: 19:20
Darkness Begins: 19:50
Moonrise: 09:10
Moonset: 19:51
Illumination: 2%%
October Moon Phases
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31  
Monthly Sky Chart
October Messier Objects
M# Catalog Const Type S.B. Mag Size (min) Common Name
72 NGC 6981 Aqr GCl 19.6 10.0 5.9
73 NGC 6994 Aqr Grp 18.6 9.0 2.8
30 NGC 7099 Cap GCl 20.5 8.5 11.0
56 NGC 6779 Lyr GCl 20.1 9.5 7.1
57 NGC 6720 Lyr PlN 17.9 9.5 1.4 x 1.0 Ring Nebula
71 NGC 6838 Sge GCl 21.5 8.5 7.2
27 NGC 6853 Vul PlN 20.8 7.5 8.0 x 5.7 Dumbbell Nebula
Selected October Double Stars
Object Name Const RA Dec Mag A Mag B Size
65 Piscium Psc 00h 49m.9 +27° 43' 6.3 6.3 4.4"
8 Lacerta Lac 22h 35m.9 +39° 38' 5.7 6.5 22.4"
94 Aquarii Aqr 23h 19m.1 -13° 28' 5.3 7.3 12.7"
Alpha Piscium Psc 02h 02m.0 +02° 46' 4.2 5.1 1.7"
Alpha Ursa Minoris Uma 02h 31m.8 +89° 16' 2.0 9.0 18.4"
Delta Cephei Cep 22h 29m.2 +58° 25' 3.9 6.3 41"
Eta Cassiopeiae Cas 00h 49m.1 +57° 49' 3.4 7.5 12"
Eta Persei Per 02h 50m.7 +55° 54' 3.8 8.5 28.3"
Gamma Andromedae And 02h 03m.9 +42° 20' 2.3 5.5 9.8"
Gamma Arietis Ari 01h 53m.5 +19° 18' 4.8 4.8 7.8"
Gamma Ceti Cet 02h 43m.3 +03° 14' 3.5 7.3 2.8"
Iota Trianguli Tri 02h 12m.4 +30° 18' 5.3 6.9 3.9"
Lambda Arietis Ari 01h 57m.9 +23° 36' 4.9 7.7 37"
Psi 1 Piscium Psc 01h 05m.6 +21° 28' 5.6 5.8 30"
Sigma Cassiopeiae Cas 23h 59m.0 +55° 45' 5.0 7.1 3"
Xi Cephei Cep 22h 03m.8 +64° 38' 4.4 6.5 7.7"
Zeta Aquarii Aqr 22h 28m.8 -00° 01' 4.3 4.5 1.8"
Zeta Piscium Psc 01h 13m.7 +07° 35' 5.6 6.5 23"
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