Results 1 to 6 of 6
Like Tree22Likes
  • 15 Post By not_Fritz_Argelander
  • 2 Post By not_Fritz_Argelander
  • 1 Post By Harshil Patel
  • 4 Post By not_Fritz_Argelander

Thread: another gravitational wave detection

  1. #1
    not_Fritz_Argelander's Avatar
    not_Fritz_Argelander is offline HYPER GIANT
    Points: 167,470, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.7%
    Achievements:
    365 Days+ Registered Achievement!2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!750 Days+ Registered Achievement!First 1000 Experience Points
    Awards:
    Thread Award
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    US
    Posts
    20,406
    Points
    167,470
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    7,052
    Thanked 43,496x 13,988 Posts
    Blog Entries
    50

    Default another gravitational wave detection



    Scopes: Refractors: Orion ST80 (mods for white light solar), SV ED80 f7 Newtonians: Z12 f5 Catadioptrics: VMC110L, Intes MK66 EPs: KK Fujiyama Orthoscopics, 2x Vixen NPLs (40-6mm) and BCOs, Baader Mark IV zooms, TV Panoptics, Delos, Mixed branded Masuyama/Astroplans Mounts: Star Seeker III, Vixen Porta II, Celestron CG5, Orion Sirius EQG

  2. The Following 12 Users Say Thank You to not_Fritz_Argelander For This Useful Post:

    + Show/Hide list of the thanked

    bladekeeper (11-16-2017),Gabby76 (11-16-2017),Harshil Patel (11-17-2017),helicon64 (11-17-2017),kanadalainen (11-17-2017),michael131313 (11-16-2017),pikaia (11-16-2017),ProfEclipse (11-16-2017),Seeker725 (11-17-2017),sketrip (11-17-2017),Trombatissimo (11-17-2017),upfyrman (11-16-2017)

  3. #2
    BABOafrica's Avatar
    BABOafrica is online now Moderator
    Points: 62,408, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 28.0%
    Achievements:
    200+ Posts Achievement!First 1000 Experience Points400+ Posts Achievement365 Days+ Registered Achievement!5 Threads Achievement!
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    Nairobi, Kenya
    Posts
    6,755
    Points
    62,408
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    1,441
    Thanked 3,075x 2,721 Posts

    Default Re: another gravitational wave detection

    So that means we are up to four confirmed detections?

    Joe
    In lumine tuo videbimus lumen


    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    : WO ZenithStar SD f/5.9 66mm APO -- Meade f/9 102mm APO -- Celestron SCT C8 -- Sigma f/5.6 400mm APO lens
    MOUNT: Celestron AVX & Atlas EQ-G

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    CAMERA: Fujifilm X-A1 (mirrorless) / Orion-SSAG

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    : DSS -- StarTools -- GIMP -- Bahtinov Grabber 64

  4. #3
    not_Fritz_Argelander's Avatar
    not_Fritz_Argelander is offline HYPER GIANT
    Points: 167,470, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.7%
    Achievements:
    365 Days+ Registered Achievement!2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!750 Days+ Registered Achievement!First 1000 Experience Points
    Awards:
    Thread Award
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    US
    Posts
    20,406
    Points
    167,470
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    7,052
    Thanked 43,496x 13,988 Posts
    Blog Entries
    50

    Default Re: another gravitational wave detection

    Five strong enough to be regarded as confirmed and one marginal event.
    BABOafrica and helicon64 like this.
    Scopes: Refractors: Orion ST80 (mods for white light solar), SV ED80 f7 Newtonians: Z12 f5 Catadioptrics: VMC110L, Intes MK66 EPs: KK Fujiyama Orthoscopics, 2x Vixen NPLs (40-6mm) and BCOs, Baader Mark IV zooms, TV Panoptics, Delos, Mixed branded Masuyama/Astroplans Mounts: Star Seeker III, Vixen Porta II, Celestron CG5, Orion Sirius EQG

  5. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to not_Fritz_Argelander For This Useful Post:

    BABOafrica (11-20-2017),helicon64 (11-17-2017)

  6. #4
    Harshil Patel's Avatar
    Harshil Patel is offline HYPER GIANT
    Points: 12,014, Level: 75
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 36
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    2 Posts Achievement5 Threads Achievement!20 Posts Achievement!50 Posts Achievement!200+ Posts Achievement!
    Join Date
    Jun 2015
    Location
    Gujarat, India
    Posts
    2,176
    Points
    12,014
    Level
    75
    Thanks
    742
    Thanked 761x 709 Posts

    Default Re: another gravitational wave detection

    Great LIGO
    Thank you...
    Harshil.


    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    >> celestron power seeker 76az reflector.

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    >> 20mm, 4mm, 3x
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    .
    binocular>> 10x50 DPS i (FOV 6.5).


    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    >> Stellarium

  7. #5
    not_Fritz_Argelander's Avatar
    not_Fritz_Argelander is offline HYPER GIANT
    Points: 167,470, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.7%
    Achievements:
    365 Days+ Registered Achievement!2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!750 Days+ Registered Achievement!First 1000 Experience Points
    Awards:
    Thread Award
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    US
    Posts
    20,406
    Points
    167,470
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    7,052
    Thanked 43,496x 13,988 Posts
    Blog Entries
    50

    Default Re: another gravitational wave detection

    Here is the AAS take complete with nice discussion and GRAPHS!

    LIGO Finds Lightest Black-Hole Binary
    Scopes: Refractors: Orion ST80 (mods for white light solar), SV ED80 f7 Newtonians: Z12 f5 Catadioptrics: VMC110L, Intes MK66 EPs: KK Fujiyama Orthoscopics, 2x Vixen NPLs (40-6mm) and BCOs, Baader Mark IV zooms, TV Panoptics, Delos, Mixed branded Masuyama/Astroplans Mounts: Star Seeker III, Vixen Porta II, Celestron CG5, Orion Sirius EQG

  8. The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to not_Fritz_Argelander For This Useful Post:

    BABOafrica (11-20-2017),Gabby76 (11-17-2017),helicon64 (11-20-2017),michael131313 (11-18-2017)

  9. #6
    BABOafrica's Avatar
    BABOafrica is online now Moderator
    Points: 62,408, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 28.0%
    Achievements:
    200+ Posts Achievement!First 1000 Experience Points400+ Posts Achievement365 Days+ Registered Achievement!5 Threads Achievement!
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    Nairobi, Kenya
    Posts
    6,755
    Points
    62,408
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    1,441
    Thanked 3,075x 2,721 Posts

    Default Re: another gravitational wave detection

    Officially routine.

    Thanks for the link.

    Joe
    In lumine tuo videbimus lumen


    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    : WO ZenithStar SD f/5.9 66mm APO -- Meade f/9 102mm APO -- Celestron SCT C8 -- Sigma f/5.6 400mm APO lens
    MOUNT: Celestron AVX & Atlas EQ-G

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    CAMERA: Fujifilm X-A1 (mirrorless) / Orion-SSAG

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    : DSS -- StarTools -- GIMP -- Bahtinov Grabber 64

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. Gravitational wave detection events to replace Monday Night Football
    By kanadalainen in forum Astrophysics Forum
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 11-13-2017, 09:22 PM
  2. broader band gravitational wave detection?
    By not_Fritz_Argelander in forum Astrophysics Forum
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-19-2017, 09:25 PM
  3. more on the gravitational wave detection rumor
    By not_Fritz_Argelander in forum Astrophysics Forum
    Replies: 28
    Last Post: 02-11-2016, 04:15 PM
  4. Gravitational Wave Detection - Comments?
    By TeaTime in forum UK Astronomy Forum
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 10-24-2006, 09:28 PM
  5. What's up with gravity wave detection?
    By Greysky in forum General Astronomy Forum
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 08-16-2004, 03:44 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.0
Powered by vBulletin
All times are GMT. The time now is 12:48 PM.