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The Night Sky for June 2016

Rise/Set Times for June 24, 2016
Sunrise: 05:52
Sunset: 20:36
Darkness Ends: 03:59
Astro Twlight Ends: 04:42
(Daylight)
Astro Twlight Begins: 21:46
Darkness Begins: 22:29
Moonset: 11:05
Moonrise: 24:40
Illumination: 85%%
June Moon Phases
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Monthly Sky Chart
June Messier Objects
M# Catalog Const Type S.B. Mag Size (min) Common Name
53 NGC 5024 Com GCl 21.6 8.5 12.6
3 NGC 5272 CVn GCl 20.9 7.0 16.2
68 NGC 4590 Hya GCl 21.4 9.0 12.0
83 NGC 5236 Hya Gal 21.4 8.5 11 x 10 Southern Pinwheel Galaxy
4 NGC 6121 Sco GCl 22.5 7.5 26.3
80 NGC 6093 Sco GCl 20.9 8.5 8.9
5 NGC 5904 Ser GCl 20.4 7.0 17.4
Selected June 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"
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"
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 Herculis Her 17h 14m.6 +14° 23' 3.5 5.4 4.7"
Alpha Librae Lib 14h 50m.9 -16° 02' 2.8 5.2 231"
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 Bootis Boo 15h 15m.5 +33° 19' 3.5 8.7 105"
Delta Herculis Her 17h 15m.0 +24° 50' 3.1 8.2 8.9"
Delta Serpentis Ser 15h 34m.8 +10° 32' 4.2 5.2 3.9"
Epsilon Bootis Boo 14h 45m.0 +27° 04' 2.5 4.9 2.8"
Epsilon Lyrae Lyr 18h 44m.3 +39° 40' 4.7 5.1 208"
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"
Kappa Herculis Her 16h 08m.1 +17° 03' 5.3 6.5 28"
Mu Bootis Boo 15h 24m.5 +37° 23' 4.3 7.0 108"
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"
Pi Bootis Boo 14h 40m.7 +16° 25' 4.9 5.8 5.6"
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 Bootis Boo 14h 51m.4 +19° 06' 4.7 7.0 6.9"
Xi Scorpii Sco 16h 04m.4 -11° 22' 4.8 7.3 7.6"
Zeta Corona Borealis CrB 15h 39m.4 +36° 38' 5.1 6.0 6.3"
Zeta Lyrae Lyr 18h 44m.8 +37° 36' 4.3 5.9 44"