The neutron star PSR J1748-2446 is the fastest spinning celestial object in the universe. The star rotates 716 times every second, so its equator moves at about 25% the speed of light. It is also 50 trillion times the density of lead and has a magnetic field a trillion times stronger than the Sun’s. astronomy.com/magazine/we…
πŸ‘︎ 28k
πŸ“°︎ r/space
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/clayt6
πŸ“…︎ Oct 31 2019
🚨︎ report
TIL neutron star PSR J1748-2446 is the fastest spinning celestial object in the universe. The star rotates 716 times every second, so its equator moves at about 25% the speed of light. It is also 50 trillion times the density of lead and has a magnetic field a trillion times stronger than the Sun’s. astronomy.com/magazine/we…
πŸ‘︎ 911
πŸ“°︎ r/todayilearned
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/clayt6
πŸ“…︎ Oct 31 2019
🚨︎ report
Animation I made to my students to better understand the Celestial Equator (blue) and Sun's anual apparent path, the Ecliptic (Orange). gfycat.com/BriefForsakenE…
πŸ‘︎ 10k
πŸ“°︎ r/educationalgifs
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/GutiV
πŸ“…︎ Jan 28 2019
🚨︎ report
The neutron star PSR J1748-2446 is the fastest spinning celestial object in the universe. The star rotates 716 times every second, so its equator moves at about 25% the speed of light. It is also 50 trillion times the density of lead and has a magnetic field a trillion times stronger than the Sun’s. astronomy.com/magazine/we…
πŸ‘︎ 18
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/wisequokka
πŸ“…︎ Oct 31 2019
🚨︎ report
The neutron star PSR J1748-2446 is the fastest spinning celestial object in the universe. The star rotates 716 times every second, so its equator moves at about 25% the speed of light. It is also 50 trillion times the density of lead and has a magnetic field a trillion times stronger than the Sun’s. astronomy.com/magazine/we…
πŸ‘︎ 25
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/clayt6
πŸ“…︎ Oct 31 2019
🚨︎ report
Celestial equator startrails, Lake Eppalock, VIC [1200x801] [OC]
πŸ‘︎ 2k
πŸ“°︎ r/ExposurePorn
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/Hakka69
πŸ“…︎ May 19 2019
🚨︎ report
I've been learning blender to teach Astronomy to my students. Here's my latest render to explain the Celestial Equator and the Ecliptic! v.redd.it/qpdwo7ii22d21
πŸ‘︎ 1k
πŸ“°︎ r/blender
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/GutiV
πŸ“…︎ Jan 28 2019
🚨︎ report
Happy Summer Solstice! At 11:54 EDT (1554 GMT) as the sun reaches the point at which it is farthest north of the celestial equator. It will appear to shine directly overhead at the Tropic of Cancer (lat 23.5 degrees north) in the western Atlantic Ocean, roughly 600 mi (965 km) NW of San Juan, PR. space.com/june-solstice-n…
πŸ‘︎ 140
πŸ“°︎ r/ScienceFacts
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/FillsYourNiche
πŸ“…︎ Jun 21 2019
🚨︎ report
Celestial equator
πŸ‘︎ 80
πŸ“°︎ r/LandscapeAstro
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/imranilzar
πŸ“…︎ Mar 28 2019
🚨︎ report
Happy Summer Solstice! At 11:54 EDT (1554 GMT) as the sun reaches the point at which it is farthest north of the celestial equator. It will appear to shine directly overhead at the Tropic of Cancer (lat 23.5 degrees north) in the western Atlantic Ocean, roughly 600 mi (965 km) NW of San Juan, PR. space.com/june-solstice-n…
πŸ‘︎ 28
πŸ“°︎ r/FillsYourNiche
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/FillsYourNiche
πŸ“…︎ Jun 21 2019
🚨︎ report
Happy Summer Solstice! At 11:54 EDT (1554 GMT) as the sun reaches the point at which it is farthest north of the celestial equator. It will appear to shine directly overhead at the Tropic of Cancer (lat 23.5 degrees north) in the western Atlantic Ocean, roughly 600 mi (965 km) NW of San Juan, PR. space.com/june-solstice-n…
πŸ‘︎ 5
πŸ“°︎ r/u_FillsYourNiche
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/FillsYourNiche
πŸ“…︎ Jun 21 2019
🚨︎ report
Horselike bull, the crossing of the celestial equator

Equine ox, equinox

πŸ‘︎ 6
πŸ“°︎ r/WordAvalanches
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/ZoinkBoinkYoink
πŸ“…︎ Jun 08 2019
🚨︎ report
Happy Summer Solstice! At 11:54 EDT (1554 GMT) as the sun reaches the point at which it is farthest north of the celestial equator. It will appear to shine directly overhead at the Tropic of Cancer (lat 23.5 degrees north) in the western Atlantic Ocean, roughly 600 mi (965 km) NW of San Juan, PR. space.com/june-solstice-n…
πŸ‘︎ 5
πŸ“°︎ r/sciences
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/FillsYourNiche
πŸ“…︎ Jun 21 2019
🚨︎ report
How is it that the First point of Aries (Vernal equinox point) is marked by the intersection of the celestial equator and the ecliptic, yet that intersection never moves throughout the whole day but the point does?

I must have some wrong information.

EDIT: I'm starting to visualize it better and maybe the intersection does move. Is there a better way to see this?

πŸ‘︎ 4
πŸ“°︎ r/askastronomy
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/lycanthh
πŸ“…︎ Jan 31 2017
🚨︎ report
I tried to recreate the Celestial Equator poster from S1E23 "The Sock"
πŸ‘︎ 11
πŸ“°︎ r/gumball
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ“…︎ Feb 09 2015
🚨︎ report
TIL that the stars in the flag of Brazil each represent one of the states of the country. Only one star (Spica) is above the celestial equator, and it represents the northernmost state, which straddles the earthly equator. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fla…
πŸ‘︎ 20
πŸ“°︎ r/todayilearned
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/sk4p
πŸ“…︎ May 21 2013
🚨︎ report
ELI5: How altitude, latitude, celestial equator and celestial poles work.

For the life of me I can't grasp this stuff. I've been sitting in front of my textbook for an hour straight and it still looks like Greek to me. I can't understand the relation between horizons and latitudes and altitudes and stars. Please help!

πŸ‘︎ 2
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/LaLechuga94
πŸ“…︎ Sep 01 2015
🚨︎ report
Predictive text right now and half hour ago were in charge for this much-desired functionality will be especially useful when you are undermining the celestial equator

We won't miss the last successful voyage of discovery that they started halfway through the door. It's just a Murphy's Law situation, which is arousing and it really only had a problem with idealogies.

If that's how long you can legally drive anywhere else in a Hurricane, the chambers of this story that was, the only possible way back from the astounding savings, which were forged at great length, if not strictly necessary to see Neptune apparently, the only thing you know what it adds up and looking forward, but rather bestowed upon the rug please don't watch ghostbusters online.

I would definitely recommend this post. It's a hobby that suits every level of the most profound aspect ratio, but it's destined to gravitate toward your particular selective worldview. If you're mad and I can't remember what it is because the juxtaposition of fire and rescue teams are still swirling around Halloween, the only word for it is Aragorn's.

It's in your mind to see if anyone is the most evil c

... keep reading on reddit ➑

πŸ‘︎ 2
πŸ“°︎ r/LibraryofBabel
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/CeruleanRuin
πŸ“…︎ Feb 12 2015
🚨︎ report

Please note that this site uses cookies to personalise content and adverts, to provide social media features, and to analyse web traffic. Click here for more information.