Feb 10, 2013 Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x
A beautiful edge-on, large, about 15' x 3' extended east to west, bright, an obvious dust lane cuts through the center, M65 and M66 are visible about 35' south
Jan 18, 2004 Sentinel, AZ (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet
Nice edge-on spiral, large, dim, very subtle dust lane, no core apparent, very elongated 10:1 E-W
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