archiv~1: Re: SETI Anyone here know the direction to the Great Attractor?

Re: SETI Anyone here know the direction to the Great Attractor?

jerry and judy ( jerbidoc@zianet.com )
Sat, 7 Nov 1998 19:58:36 -0700

>Hi jerry ...
>
>I beleive it is in the general direction of Sagittarius
>
>It has been related to the Abell 3267 Galaxy Cluster....
>
>It is a nice paper in Scientific American of October 1998
>
>Best
>
>> jerry and judy wrote:
>>
>> I'm giving a talk about recent Hubble discoveries tomorrow (Sunday) in a
>> church group and I know in round figures that we're heading with the Virgo
>> Supercluster toward Hydra at 300 Mps and with the other local superclusters
>> toward the Great Attractor at 400 Mps. Which way is the Great Attractor,
>> which constellation(s) or quarter(?) of the sky?
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Jerry
>
>Best
>
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Thanks, I think I finally found a map which will give a general direction:

http://www.sciam.com/1998/1098issue/1098lahambox10.html

Thanks for your prompt response,
Jerry