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Monthly Archive: February 2016

Feb 25 2016

M106 & Friends


Winter is coming to an end, so it’s galaxy season again! :mrgreen:

Constellation Canes Venatici (The “Hunting Dogs”) is home to a number of spring season gems, the most notable of which is M51, the Whirlpool Galaxy.…

Feb 15 2016

Comet Catalina’s “flyby”


CatalinaHeaderComet C/2013 US10 was discovered on 31 October 2013 by the Catalina Sky Survey, an automated system aimed at searching for asteroids and comets.…