The Celestial Equator

Everything you need to know about the Vernal or Spring Equinox

…a great circle dividing the sky into northern and southern hemispheres. The celestial equator wraps the sky directly above Earth’s equator. At the equinox, the sun crosses…
Spring at last, a magic time!

…only dates of equal day and night and mark the time that the sun crosses the celestial equator, but it happens at a point in time and not actually on a particular "day". Here…
Seasons Change with the Spring Equinox Building into an Aries New Moon

…Hungary, Monika Landy-Gyebnar photographed the sun as it moved across the celestial equator, suddenly transforming winter to spring above. As astrologers, we …
[tt] Space-Based Solar Power

… a sight-line to the satellite, which seems to hover in the sky near the celestial equator. It is for this reason that satellite receivers are often …
How much of the night sky is north of the celestial equator?...


+2If you are Santa Claus, living at the North Pole, the answer would be all of it.

Does the celestial equator always pass directly overhead?...

You have already answered – “tilts towards”, how can it be directly overhead.No. The celestial equator can only be directly overhead if you’re on the geographic

What is the height of the celestial equator above south at Pittsburgh if Pittsburgh is at 42 degrees north?...

A b and not the 12th one

From what location on Earth is the celestial equator not visible?...

If you’re at the north or south pole on the Earth, the celestial equator will be along the horizon, so a star on the celestial equator would be right on the hor

At what location on Earth is an observer that has the celestial equator pass through the point directly overhe?...

Umm the equator?

The celestial equator is just our earth’s equator projected out onto the celestial sphere around us.The celestial equator is defined for the p

What would be the major implication if the the angle between the ecliptic and the celestial equator were zero?...

If the ecliptic and equator were the same (no angle), that would mean the Earth’s axis would not be tilted (it would be perpendicular to Earth’s orbit).
Its tha

Celestial Equator

Music Track made by me ;p its better to listen to it with headphones made with FL9 all rights reserved. Kai

Chris Geith – Celestial Equator

Video Courtesy: The Weather Channel Interactive Media ( Notice that as this day, for another week or so, the Local on the 8s logo no longer appeared on the DirecTV STAR. Video taken with

Chris Geith- “Celestial Equator”

Great Chris Geith song played on the Apr/May 2009 daytime list, recorded on the Houghton Lake Weatherstar XL.

Autumn Equinox 2010

An equinox occurs twice a year, when the tilt of the Earth’s axis is inclined neither away from nor towards the Sun, the center of the Sun being in the same plane as the Earth’s equator. The term equi

Rising constellations / Constelaciones nacientes

the celestial equator

Ursa Minor

the celestial equator

The Occultation of Antares (157/365)

the celestial equator

Seasons of change

the celestial equator

The azimuths of celestial bodies whose declinations range from 24 to 70, for parallels of latitude extending to 70 from the equator

This book, “The azimuths of celestial bodies whose declinations range from 24 to 70, for parallels of latitude extending to 70 from the equator”, by G