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constellation targets

in Targets for each month Mon Dec 31, 2018 12:33 pm
by revandBellman • 5.212 Posts

Each month has a target constellation for imaging M or NGC;s, for observing interesting features or imaging spectra.
January - Orion
February - Taurus
March - Gemini
April - Leo
May - Ursa Major
June - Bootes
July - Hercules
August - Lyra
September - Cygnus
October - Pegasus
November - Andromeda
December - Cassiopeia


NEQ6 mount, C6 telescope with skywatcher guide scope for moving around with Starlight SXVR H9 main camera and SX auto guider.
Celestron C9.25 and WOZ 72 in dome with atik 460 camera and a Co-star for guiding with alpy for spectroscopy.
MCT5 with SE mount and SXVR MX 916 camera and star analyser for spectroscopy
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RE: constellation targets

in Targets for each month Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:07 pm
by Sharkeyward • 21 Posts

Below is a list by month of possible targets

Feb
Hyades
M45
M1
NGC1514
NGC1555

Mar
M35
NGC2392

Apr
M55/66/NGC3628
M95/96
M105
NGC2903
NGC3808

May
M81
M82
M97
M101
NGC3982

Jun
NGC5248
NGC5466
NGC5548
NGC5676
NGC5752/5754


Skywatcher Explorer 200P,Sky watcher Evoguide, Starwave Acent 80ED, EQ5 with goto mod, GPCAM 290MM, Hypercam 1600MM, Starlight Express EFW and Altair Astro filters (Beginner!)
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RE: constellation targets

in Targets for each month Sat Feb 16, 2019 11:35 am
by revandBellman • 5.212 Posts

Nice list Simon


NEQ6 mount, C6 telescope with skywatcher guide scope for moving around with Starlight SXVR H9 main camera and SX auto guider.
Celestron C9.25 and WOZ 72 in dome with atik 460 camera and a Co-star for guiding with alpy for spectroscopy.
MCT5 with SE mount and SXVR MX 916 camera and star analyser for spectroscopy
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