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#1 TenthEnemy

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Posted 25 March 2009 - 05:26 PM

Here is Mizar from last night, it was cloudy, but still quite impressive.

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#2 TenthEnemy

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Posted 25 March 2009 - 05:29 PM

Polaris, Most people don't believe me when I tell them it isn't the brightest star in the sky...

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#3 TenthEnemy

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Posted 25 March 2009 - 05:31 PM

Cor Caroli, The color isn't showing too well.

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#4 TenthEnemy

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Posted 25 March 2009 - 05:33 PM

And finally it's Sigma Orionis, one of my favorite stars in the sky.

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#5 frank5817

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Posted 25 March 2009 - 08:37 PM

TenthEnemy,

Very nice sketching, you have selected some that are favorites of many of us that enjoy double and multiple stars. Well done and thanks for posting these. :waytogo:

Frank :)

#6 Tommy5

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Posted 25 March 2009 - 09:46 PM

very nice sketches, i sometimes forget to check out all of the interesting doubles in our sky.

#7 JayinUT

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Posted 25 March 2009 - 10:52 PM

TenthEnemy,

Very nice sketches of several wonderful doubles. Thank you for sharing.

#8 TenthEnemy

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Posted 25 March 2009 - 11:04 PM

Thanks everyone. I found some sketches I did with the AZ 70 last year that I completely forgot about. It's amazing how much I got out of a $20 scope, I still take it out sometimes.

#9 CarlosEH

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Posted 26 March 2009 - 01:37 PM

TenthEnemy,

An excellent collection of double star observations. You have provided a nice assortment. Thank you for sharing them with us all.

Carlos






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