May 25, 2006 Gila, NM (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet
Large, rich, a naked eye object visible as a glow above NGC6231, fills the field at 60x (>1°) the whole complex gives the impression of a comet low on the horizon below Scorpio with NGC6231 as the coma and Trumpler 24 the tail
5 objects found within 60'
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