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Observation by Eric Walker: Live Observing Webcast (Highlands Astron...

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Eric Walker


Eric Walker


2020 Oct 24 - 20:00


2020 Oct 26 - 11:35


The Ring Nebula (M57)

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Field centre

RA: 18h53m
Dec: +33°00'
Position angle: -82°07'

Field size

0°14' × 0°11'

  • C11 SCT
  • F/6.3 reducer
  • ZWO ASI071MC Pro camera

Beinn View Observatory, Conon Bridge, Scottish Highlands

Target name

Ring Nebula (M57)


Live Observing Webcast (Highlands Astronomical Society)

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Fantastic live & interactive observing webcast on Saturday night - in 1080p resolution & watched by 33+ enthusiastic viewers/observers from Stornoway to North Ronaldsay to Thurso to Inverness to Glasgow to Brechin to Belgium!

You can watch the entire recorded session here and fast track to your favourite bits -    At the time of posting, the YouTube video has already had 140+ views!

This is an amazing achievement for our amateur astronomy club and is enabling us to carry out our key aims of delivering practical observing astronomy and outreach during these strange COVID-19 times.

Clear Skies and Keep Your Heads Up

Eric (HAS Chair) & Facebook

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