Strange Asteroid

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Strange Asteroid
Posted by mr Q on Monday, November 11, 2013 2:43 AM

Mead DS-10 (10" newt)

10x50 Focal Bino

10x70 Orion Bino

What goes around, comes around, eventually.Wink

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Posted by Poppa Chris on Monday, November 11, 2013 8:39 AM

A real asteroid anomoly...

---Poppa Chris---

Denham Springs, Louisiana USA

"Second star to the right - Then straight on until morning!" - Peter Pan

Celestron CPC1100GPS (XLT) - 279mm aperature, 2800mm Focal length. (f10) Celestron Ultima LX (70deg AFOV) Eyepieces 32mm thru 5mm, Canon EOS Rebel T2i DSLR, Backyard EOS imaging software, Orion Star Shoot Planetary Imager IV, Celestron Skymaster 15x70 binoculars

 

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Posted by leo731 on Monday, November 11, 2013 2:20 PM

Saw this article last Friday.  Pretty fascinating.  Just when we think we know everything about the Solar System some new object comes along.

A nebula in the eyepiece is worth two in the Atlas.

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Posted by DaveMitsky on Monday, November 11, 2013 3:19 PM

http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2013/07nov_6tails/

(The link that I posted here on Saturday morning.)

Dave Mitsky

Sic itur ad astra!

Chance favors the prepared mind.

A man is a small thing, and the night is very large and full of wonders.

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