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#1 ROBERT FREE

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Posted 04 March 2013 - 11:35 AM

at ra 22.59 dec -6.27 6.3 deg west of sun an just below can be seen in 8x50mm finder with little difficulty at mag -3.9. 4pm aft UT 11.00 am est. still a small white ball and far away from earth. using a 10mm ep at 200x and a baader 8mm x 267 an featureless at this time, wont be until mid may for any quality observations but still nice to find an see.






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