Astronomy

Observing Log for

Session Details


Tillicoultry

56.1574, -3.74906

50m

Notes

Clear spells, good clarity. Strong winds, fairly mild.

Observations

Mars

Very bright. Low in the sky so very disturbed image. Gradient of colour apparent from red to blue-white. Observed with 10mm + 2x Barlow.

M29

Open cluster in Cygnus. Easy to find, visible in the finder scope. Viewed with the 25mm and 30mm eps. Small, sparse but bright cluster. Some depth apparent with darker skies.

M31

Excellent views under dark skies with the 30mm ep.