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    Default Re: Night of 3/13/2019



    You were lucky to have an hour out under the winter skies. A one hour session seems to be rare this winter. Nice targets, M65 and M66 are not the easiest object in LP skies.
    Thanks for reporting!
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    Default Re: Night of 3/13/2019

    Good to see you get your 'frac back out under the skies after a long absence, Michael!

    Been doing some 'frac observing myself lately.
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    Default Re: Night of 3/13/2019

    Great report and nice to see you got out after what sounds like a long spell of TOAD! Observing around the Milky Way with a refractor is always something special.
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    Default Re: Night of 3/13/2019

    Quote Originally Posted by John Baars View Post
    You were lucky to have an hour out under the winter skies. A one hour session seems to be rare this winter. Nice targets, M65 and M66 are not the easiest object in LP skies.
    Thanks for reporting!
    Thanks John. It was indeed a fun evening.
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    Default Re: Night of 3/13/2019

    Quote Originally Posted by terrynak View Post
    Good to see you get your 'frac back out under the skies after a long absence, Michael!

    Been doing some 'frac observing myself lately.
    Yeah Terry it's been a long time.
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    Default Re: Night of 3/13/2019

    Quote Originally Posted by bladekeeper View Post
    Congrats on the night out, Michael! I know you've been well over-due for one.
    Thanks Bryan! It's nice to be an astronomer again. I was wondering if it would ever clear up.
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    Default Re: Night of 3/13/2019

    Quote Originally Posted by Davesellars View Post
    Great report and nice to see you got out after what sounds like a long spell of TOAD! Observing around the Milky Way with a refractor is always something special.
    TOAD indeed Dave. Hopefully all of us will enjoy some clearer nights as we head into Spring. I kind of missed the Winter Observing season.
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