Aug 7, 2020 Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 76x
Large, bright, coarse, 20' across, resolved, a notable clump of brighter 9-10th magnitude stars in a rich galactic starfield pervaded by a brighter background glow
Jun 29, 2019 Kaʻohe, Mauna Kea, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 56x
A large coarse cluster just south of Shaula in the scorpion's tail, large, bright, coarse, resolved, a roughly triangular grouping about 20' across with slightly brighter stars anchoring the corners, a beautiful region rich in stars and clusters, NGC6400 just half a field east
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