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    Smile A Hail of an M44



    The sky cleared after the big storm (and we actually got one inch hail) so I took my 10x50 binoculars out and easily located and observed M44
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    Default Re: A Hail of an M44

    I found it easier starting at Pollux than at Leo.
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    Default Re: A Hail of an M44

    Nice! Congrats on the catch!
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    Default Re: A Hail of an M44

    Always a pleasure catching the stars.
    Congrats on your success Donald !
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    Well done!
    Thanks for your report!
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    Default Re: A Hail of an M44

    Thanks Donald!

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    Default Re: A Hail of an M44

    Congratulations on the sighting Donald, a nice target
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