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Recent Observations

Messier 81
John Hughes, 2020 Mar 29
Sun
Pete Lawrence, 2019 Nov 11
Comet 60P/Tsuchinshan
Damian Peach, 2019 Jan 06
Venus
Bill Leatherbarrow, 2018 Jul 05
Moon
Alan Tough, 2017 Feb 10

Discussion Forums

Awaiting Fruits from this...
Peter Anderson (1 replies). Updated 2020 Apr 05.
Dark sky / lighting article...
James Lancashire (2 replies). Updated 2020 Apr 05.
Winchester Weekend, Sparsholt...
Pauline Phillips (25 replies). Updated 2020 Apr 04.
NEAF virtual astronomy show
Jack Martin (0 replies). Updated 2020 Apr 03.
Widows 10
Nick Atkinson (5 replies). Updated 2020 Apr 03.
EQ6 Drive Conversions Kit
Grant Privett (12 replies). Updated 2020 Apr 03.

Sky Notes

Sky Notes: April & May 2020
Nick reminds us that Spring is the time to enjoy the ‘Realm of the Nebulae’, as Edwin Hubble described the great swathe of galaxies that constitute our local supercluster
Sky Notes for February and March 2020
Nick's 1st Sky Notes: Orion still visible but giving way to the early Spring galaxies
Sky Notes: 2019 December & 2020 January
Brian says take the opportunity to observe or image old favourites such as the Great Orion Nebula (M42), as well as the Flame (NGC 2024) and Horsehead (Barnard 33) for his last Sky Notes