Apr 18, 1999 Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ (map)
20cm f/10 SCT
Yet another fuzzy with a brighter center, after slogging through the entire Virgo/Leo region this is getting old
Rev. T.W. Webb
May 19, 1885 Hardwick, Herefordshire, England (map)
2m 48s p M96 is M95. E. of Rosse, two ellipses, centre resolved?
― Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes, T. W. Webb, 1917
May 10, 1826
Very bright; large; round; gradually much brighter toward the middle; 2' diameter.
Mar 24, 1781
Nebula without star, in the Lion, above star l (53 Leonis): its light is very faint."
― Connaissance des Temps, 1781
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