Bluegrass Amateur Astronomy Club (Lexington, KY)


September 2016 Raven Run Observing Summary
Date: Sept. 4, 2016

Thanks goes to everyone who came out. We had around 160 members of the public attend!

raven_run_observing

Below is a summary of objects that were viewed with deep sky images from club member Dean (see his websites astroimagers, and doghouseastronomy) and planetary images from our President Rick.

Saturn and Mars:

saturn mars

Ring and Dumbbell Planetary Nebula:

ring dumbbell

The Great Cluster in Hercules (M13):

m13

The Swan Emission Nebula:

swan

Andromeda Galaxy:

andromeda

Veil Nebula, remnants of a supernova:

veil_color



Lexington Clear Sky Chart
Raven Run Clear Sky Chart