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#1 norden

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Posted 14 August 2010 - 10:10 AM

Hi,

My first sketch here at Cloudy Nights! To me M 26 is one of the least impressive of the
Messier open clusters. The cluster is barely noticeable among the background stars of Scutum. One bright star in two chains of faint stars.

Mikael Anderlund

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#2 Jef De Wit

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Posted 15 August 2010 - 10:28 AM

Mikael

Welcome on CN! I hope that this nice sketch of M26 will be the beginning of much more to come!

#3 frank5817

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Posted 15 August 2010 - 10:30 AM

Mikael,

Nice sketch of this often overlooked cluster. :waytogo:

Frank :)


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