Crater Neper from Wagman Observatory – By Nate Brandt

Crater Neper - By Nate Brandt

Crater Neper – By Nate Brandt

 

08/10/2014 – During a full moon night at Wagman Observatory I decided to play with the Brashear Refractor and determine requirements for extension tubes and other adapters to reach focus with a small chip high speed, webcam like, imaging camera for lunar and planetary imaging.  As luck would have it, Read more

IC5068 in Cygnus

IC5068

IC5068 – By Bill Snyder

Hi all! This my image of IC5068 in Cygnus. I saw this image Read more

Mingo 3/30/2014

Nick & Coleen Martch, Mick & MIchael Christeson, Dan Spano, Bill Roemer, Mike Meteney, Michael Skowvron, John Diller, Nate Brandt, Frank Pastin and I observed at Mingo Observatory tonight closing at 10:30 PM. We looked at Sirius, Jupiter including a later shadow transit, M-42, M-46, M-82 w SN about 13.7 mag, M-81, M-97, M-108, M-65, M-66, M-95, M-105, NGC 3384, NGC 3389, M-85, NGC 4394, NGC 4312, M-100, Mars,1 meteor and 1 fireball. An enjoyable evening.

Ken Kobus