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The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands." Psalms 19:1
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I enjoy sharing the Universe with Children of ALL ages. I do some outreach with different groups with Astronomy, as Physical condition allows. I have been a member of several State Astro Clubs in Tennessee.I am also a Member of the National Space Society. Share the Dream of the Future and the Young People will make it happen.
Quote:I have to agree with you guys. I looked tonight and found it getting very dim . But I am happy to say that this is my first atempt ever, to find my first Super Nova.
I want to do more then just look.
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Cheers and Clear Skies! Larry If blocks are blue tonight, I'm probably not online Celestar C8,Celestron G5 40mm and 7.5mm Celestron Plossls, 25mm Celestron SMA 12.5mm, 9mm and 6mm Astro-Tech LR 24mm, 20mm and 16mm Explore Scientific 68* Celestron 2X Barlow, ES 3X Focal Extender Celestron 15X70 Porro Prism, Pentax 8x42 Roof Prism two eyes, 1/2 a brain!
Quote:What is the closest main star and name in Delphinus? My scope is a GOTO and it will take me on a tour of the main stars in the constellation and would like to find it that way.
Quote:It appeared to be about 2X brighter than the 8.0M from my backyard green/blue zone.
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Quote:I haven't notice any color except bluish-white, but I usually don't see color very well. Others have reported bluish-white to start, changing to yellowish and now reddish.
Dan Orion XT8g If your dob isn't broke, fix it anyway. Don't tell me what I want to hear, tell me the truth.
Quote:Here's my video clip of the nova/ spectrum over the summer
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