Tag: NGC103

Observing Session : 30, September.

I’m quite gobsmacked at the number of clear nights I’ve had this month. At least the four night gap since the last session has enabled me to catch up on some¬†sleep ūüôā Despite a little bit of Moon, tonight’s sky was pretty much perfect. I’ve just noticed the humidity was down to 72%, a figure I’ve not seen since earlier in the year in April. Date: ¬†30/09/2015¬†¬†Time: ¬†19:54 ‚Äď 22:33 UT Seeing: I Perfectly¬†Stable,¬†Transparency:…


Observing Session: 26, September

Bloody typical. More clear skies than I know what to do with, and what do we now have now – A full on Moon! Having decided that anything galactic or nebulous was going to be a waste of time, I set Skytools 3 the task of finding me some open clusters up near the Zenith that would be suitable for observation. As my Collinder observing programme has been quiet of late, I set the…