AL Com & M88

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Gary Poyner

I’ve picked it up a few times at minimum with the old BRT and new COAST telescopes, unfiltered and 60-80 seconds exposure varying between 18.5-19.5.  It has quite a range at quiescence ~18.5-21.00.  Seen a few outbursts visually too.  More exciting than ogling the galaxy 😉