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    Default another gravitational wave detection



    Past items italicized. Scopes: Refractors: Orion ST80 (mods for white light solar), SV ED80 f7, Orion and SW 80 and 120 ED doublets, Orion 120 f8.3, Tasco 30x30, Edmund 40; Newtonians: AT 8”f4, OC 8”f6.3, Z12 f5, self made 6” f9, Orion XX14i; Catadioptrics: VMC110L, Intes MK66, Orion 102 MakCas f12.7, Celestron 9.25 SCT and 9.25 Edge. EPs: KK Fujiyama Orthoscopics, 2x Vixen NPLs (40-6mm) and BCOs, Baader Mark IV zooms, TV Panoptics, Delos, TV Nagler, ES100s. Mounts: Orion Sirius EQG, Star Seeker III, Celestron CG5, Vixen Porta II, Losmandy G11

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    Default Re: another gravitational wave detection

    So that means we are up to four confirmed detections?

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    Default Re: another gravitational wave detection

    Five strong enough to be regarded as confirmed and one marginal event.
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    Past items italicized. Scopes: Refractors: Orion ST80 (mods for white light solar), SV ED80 f7, Orion and SW 80 and 120 ED doublets, Orion 120 f8.3, Tasco 30x30, Edmund 40; Newtonians: AT 8”f4, OC 8”f6.3, Z12 f5, self made 6” f9, Orion XX14i; Catadioptrics: VMC110L, Intes MK66, Orion 102 MakCas f12.7, Celestron 9.25 SCT and 9.25 Edge. EPs: KK Fujiyama Orthoscopics, 2x Vixen NPLs (40-6mm) and BCOs, Baader Mark IV zooms, TV Panoptics, Delos, TV Nagler, ES100s. Mounts: Orion Sirius EQG, Star Seeker III, Celestron CG5, Vixen Porta II, Losmandy G11

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    Default Re: another gravitational wave detection

    Great LIGO
    Thank you...
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    eyepiece>> 20mm, 4mm, 3x barlow.
    binocular>> 10x50 DPS i (FOV 6.5).

    software>> Stellarium

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    Default Re: another gravitational wave detection

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

    LIGO Finds Lightest Black-Hole Binary
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    Default Re: another gravitational wave detection

    Officially routine.

    Thanks for the link.

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