Eltanin

Eltanin

(el-tan -in) See Draco.
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While no one particular direction is required, astronomers suggest finding the "Draco the Dragon's" two brightest stars, which are Rastaban and Eltanin, according to Time and date.
They say that because the Eltanin meteor - which was up to two kilometres across - crashed into deep water, most scientists have not adequately considered either its potential for immediate catastrophic impacts on coastlines around the Pacific rim or its capacity to destabilise the entire planet's climate system.
Its four main stars are Eltanin, Rastaban, Grumium, and Kuma, which are often called 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th magnitude, respectively.
Poychaetous annelids collected by the USNS Eltanin and Staten Island cruises, chiefly from Antarctic seas.
In late 1959 the first four Australian women scientists went to Macquarie Island; two female French scientists went to the lies Kerguelen in 1961-2; a French engineer to Dumont D'Urville in 1962-3; and the first four American women scientists joined marine science voyages of the USNS Eltanin that summer.
NAME LENGTH LIFE SPAN 1 Gibbs 311' 1944-82 2 Manning (ex T-514) 65' 1953-70s 3 Conrad 208' 1962-89 4 Gilliss 208' 1963-84 5 Davis 208' 1963-80 6 Sands 208' 1964-79 7 Lynch 208' 1964-79 8 Eltanin 266' 1965-91 9 Thomas G.
The most recent data show, for example, that the Eltanin fracture zone system in the South Pacific is much longer than previously thought, according to Marsh.
Pelagic shrimps of the Family Oplophoridae (Crustacea Decapoda) from the Pacific sector of the Southern Ocean: USNS Eltanin Cruises 10, 11, 14-16, 19-21, 24 and 25.
In 1963 and 1964, scientists on two Antarctic research cruises of the vessel Eltanin found so many specimens of Gigantocypris muelleri in the waters of the Antarctic Convergence region (where antarctic surface waters and deeper subantarctic waters meet) that they suggested using the creature's presence as an indicator of the area.
MARCHILE, cruceros B/I Eltanin en 1962 y Anton Brunn en 1966), asi como a trabajos derivados de la pesqueria de arrastre, sintetizados por Andrade (1987).
I say curious because, according to Tomkin, Eltanin will itself be Earth's brightest nighttime star from 1.
Finally, Vega, Deneb, and Eltanin ([gamma] Draconis) make a somewhat smaller, nearly right triangle.