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    Re: Right Ascension.
    From: Henry Halboth
    Date: 2005 Aug 28, 16:07 -0400

    Its been a long time since I last was involved in this stuff, but I will
    attempt to answer George ...
    Oblique ascension is used astrologically in the application of equatorial
    arcs of direction as indicators of the events of a life. Specifically, it
    is used to direct a planet to the eastern or western horizon or prime
    vertical and generally involves planets in the 6th or 12th astrological
    houses - cove
    On Sat, 27 Aug 2005 21:46:42 +0100 george huxtable
    > Thanks to Peter Fogg and |Henry Halboth for explaining the
    > astrological
    > implications of "oblique ascension".
    > Am I right in thinking, then, that the star that was rising at the
    > moment
    > and place of one's birth was regarded as important by astrologers?
    > For a particular position on the Earth's surface, it seems to me
    > that all
    > the stars that were rising at a particular moment would share the
    > same
    > oblique ascension. Have I got that right?
    > Not that I'm attempting to steer Nav-l into discussing the nonsenses
    > of
    > astrology. Honest.
    > George.
    > ===============================================================
    > Contact George at george@huxtable.u-net.com ,or by phone +44 1865
    > 820222,
    > or from within UK 01865 820222.
    > Or by post- George Huxtable, 1 Sandy Lane, Southmoor, Abingdon, Oxon
    > OX13
    > 5HX, UK.

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