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  • Occulted — Oc*cult ed, a. 1. Hidden; secret. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. (Astron.) Concealed by the intervention of some other heavenly body, as a star by the moon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Occultation — See also: Occult (disambiguation) In this July 1997 still frame captured from video, the bright star Aldebaran has just reappeared on the dark limb of the waning crescent moon in this predawn occultation. An occultation is an event that occurs… …   Wikipedia

  • eclipse — eclipser, n. /i klips /, n., v., eclipsed, eclipsing. n. 1. Astron. a. the obscuration of the light of the moon by the intervention of the earth between it and the sun (lunar eclipse) or the obscuration of the light of the sun by the intervention …   Universalium

  • Sigma Sagittarii — Nunki is the σ star in the constellation of Sagittarius. Observation data Epoch J2000      Equinox J …   Wikipedia

  • Observing the Moon — The waxing gibbous Moon as observed from Earth The Moon is Earth s largest natural satellite and the nearest major celestial object. Observing the Moon can be accomplished by using a variety of instruments ranging from the naked eye to large… …   Wikipedia

  • Antares — This article is about the star. For other meanings, see Antares (disambiguation). Antares A/B The position of Antares in the Scorpius constellation …   Wikipedia

  • Moon — This article is about Earth s Moon. For moons in general, see Natural satellite. For other uses, see Moon (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

  • Hubble Space Telescope — Infobox Space telescope name = Hubble Space Telescope (HST) caption = The Hubble Space Telescope as seen from Space Shuttle Discovery during its second servicing mission (STS 82) organization = NASAESASTScI alt names = nssdc id =… …   Wikipedia

  • Beta Tauri — Elnath, β Tau Elnath is the β star in Taurus (map: top left). Observation data Epoch J2000      Equinox J2000 …   Wikipedia

  • 65 Cybele — Star field showing Cybele towards the lower right. Discovery Discovered by Ernst Wilhelm Tempel Discovery date …   Wikipedia