Contributions Sought for SW: Hercules
Posted 24 June 2009 - 12:11 PM
Galaxy Groups / Clusters
AGC 2151 (Hercules Cluster)
If you can help out, please PM or e-mail me. Thanks!
Posted 24 June 2009 - 06:30 PM
Here is a sketch of NGC 6210 in Hercules that you have requested and are welcome to use. I think this one is also in my gallery.
NGC 6210 Planetary Nebula in Hercules
Date and Time: 9-12-2007, 2:10-2:40 UT
Scope: 10â€ f/5.7 Dobsonian. 21mm and 12mm eyepieces 70x and 121x
8â€x12â€ white sketching paper, B, 2B graphite pencils, scanned and inverted, star magnitude adjustments using Paint
Averted vision was a very useful aid in this sketch.
Seeing: Pickering 8/10
Transparency: above average 4/5
Posted 25 June 2009 - 06:42 AM
I already sent this to Tom, but it'll make a nice companion to Frank & Jim's excellent sketches, so I'll post it here too.
Posted 25 June 2009 - 10:30 AM
You are probably looking for globular cluster NGC 6229.
Here is mine.
Sketching Date and Time: 8-12-2007, 2:30-2:50 UT
Telescope 10â€ f / 5.7 Dobsonian 21mm eyepiece 69x
8â€x12â€ white sketching paper, B and 4B graphite pencils, a blending stump, scanned and inverted
Seeing: Pickering 7/10
Transparency: average 2.5/5