Tag: NGC6992

Observing Session: 24, September

What’s this? Clear skies and no Moon! A perfect night to try out my new Turret/Filter wheel combo. It’s also the first real chance to get a decent look at the Veil Nebula in Cygnus. I’ve tried to observe it a number of time with my own owns as well as 100mm Tak, bit it’s always been a disappointment – that is until this evening ūüôā Session Data Date:¬†24/09/2014¬†Time:¬†19:40 ‚Äď 23:31 UT Seeing: I…


Observing Session: 24, June

Well the clear nights are coming thick and fast and although this was a weekday, I managed to stay awake by the time it started to get dark. However, I think I ¬†started to observe a little too early, as the first couple of objects were not seen. Another half an hour might have made all the difference. Session Data Date:¬†24/06/2014¬†Time:¬†22:28 ‚Äď 00:35 UT Seeing: I Perfectly¬†¬†Stable, Transparency: Clear. Temp: 12C, ¬†Humidity 91%, Wind…