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!


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):


The Swan Emission Nebula:


Andromeda Galaxy:


Veil Nebula, remnants of a supernova:


Lexington Clear Sky Chart
Raven Run Clear Sky Chart