Results 1 to 2 of 2
Like Tree12Likes
  • 8 Post By not_Fritz_Argelander
  • 4 Post By helicon64

Thread: three planets in the Hyades

  1. #1
    not_Fritz_Argelander's Avatar
    not_Fritz_Argelander is online now HYPER GIANT
    Points: 157,786, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 62.0%
    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
    19,466
    Points
    157,786
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    6,927
    Thanked 42,070x 13,457 Posts
    Blog Entries
    49
    Downloads
    0
    Uploads
    0

    Default three planets in the Hyades



    More Planets in the Hyades Cluster

    It's a missed opportunity. They should have set the announcement to the soundtrack from

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Three_...ountain_(film)

    It could work!
    Past items italicized. Scopes: Refractors: Orion ST80 (mods for white light solar), SV ED80 f7, Orion and SW 80 and 120 ED, Orion ED80T, Orion 120 f8.3, Tasco 30x30, Edmund 40; Newtonians: Z12 f5, self made 6” f9, AT 8”f4, OC 8”f6.3, Orion 10" f4.7, 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, Edmund Orthoscopics, Baader Hyperions. Mounts: Orion Sirius EQG, Star Seeker III, Celestron CG5, Vixen Porta II, Orion Atlas, Losmandy G11

  2. The Following 7 Users Say Thank You to not_Fritz_Argelander For This Useful Post:

    bladekeeper (12-15-2017),Gabby76 (12-15-2017),helicon64 (12-15-2017),j.gardavsky (12-16-2017),michael131313 (12-16-2017),pikaia (12-16-2017),SpyderwerX (12-16-2017)

  3. #2
    helicon64's Avatar
    helicon64 is offline Indy the cat
    Points: 121,909, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 70.0%
    Achievements:
    2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!50 Posts Achievement!Ghost Achievement! Averaging 5+ posts a day!200+ Posts Achievement!
    Awards:
    Most Friends Award!
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Berkeley, CA
    Posts
    20,607
    Points
    121,909
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    21,603
    Thanked 6,143x 4,908 Posts
    Downloads
    1
    Uploads
    0

    Default Re: three planets in the Hyades

    Why have one planet when you can have three? The orbital periods are very short, meaning that they are probably too close to the star to support life (big surprise) plus they are very young and would be unlikely therefore to harbor it.
    Michael
    Obsession 18" f/4.2, Zhumell Z10 f/4.9, ES AR 152 refractor f/6.5, Celestron Skymaster 15x70's , Bushnell 10x50's
    9x50mm RACI finder, Telrad, Rigel Quickfinder, 30mm Erfle, 9mm Plossl, and full line of ES eyepieces
    Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is Limited. Imagination Circles the World... A. Einstein


 

 

Similar Threads

  1. Hyades
    By Mooninite in forum Astronomy Wiki
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 01-04-2016, 09:02 PM
  2. Moon passage through Hyades
    By jazzin in forum Moon Forum
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-25-2015, 10:10 AM
  3. Pleiads and Hyades
    By IanP in forum Astrophotography Forum
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 11-27-2013, 01:10 AM
  4. Doubles Near The Hyades
    By exparrot in forum Deep Sky Objects Forum
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 03-01-2013, 01:38 AM
  5. Parthenope+Psyche in Hyades
    By nytecam in forum Amateur Astronomy Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 01-17-2006, 01:16 PM

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 07:42 AM.