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    Default Hi from cloudy Ireland



    Hello all. I am a complete novice at astronomy and living where i do, in a valley surrounded by mountains, i have to be very patient. Many nights i have gotten everything set up for some viewing and the clouds roll in and all i can do is pack everything up again, go indoors and sulk for a while but i am persevering. My first time seeing Jupiter and three of it's moons in my first 3" telescope was amazing. I couldn't make out any detail but it didn't matter, i was looking at an object millions of kilometres away. I now have a Celestron Nexstar 130 slt and i am loving the brief viewing i am getting when i can.

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    Hi and welcome to the forums!
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    Default Re: Hi from cloudy Ireland

    Hello and welcome to the forum. Hope clear skies soon for you.
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    Default Re: Hi from cloudy Ireland

    Welcome to the forum, shrubber, and thanks for joining us!

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    Hi Shrubber and Welcome Aboard!
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    Hello and welcome to the Forum!!

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    Hi and welcome to the forum!

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    Default Re: Hi from cloudy Ireland

    Hey welcome to the community, thanks for joining us here!
    just because the weather is bad doesn't mean we need to delay learning or testing our skills and knowledge. This place is a friendly and great place to learn
    see you on the forum
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    Default Re: Hi from cloudy Ireland

    Many nights i have gotten everything set up for some viewing and the clouds roll in and all i can do is pack everything up again, go indoors and sulk for a while
    This is a common malody which we refer to here as being Bryaned! It is not a regional thing trust me

    Anyhow welcome to the forums like the enthusiasim good luck with your viewing!

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    Default Re: Hi from cloudy Ireland

    Hi shrubber and welcome to the forums! The weather has been pretty poor for a while, but we will appreciate the clear skies all the more when we get them.
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