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Deep Sky Objects

Name/DesignationRight AscensionDeclinationTypeMagnitudeSizeDistanceDate LocationInstrumentEyepieceFilterNotes
NGC299709:45.6-31 11Galaxy9.38.1'x6.5'35MLYMay 27 2006Belanglo 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian32mmSWA/13.8mmSWAVery large. At first appearing amorphous but then took on a round sahpe like a face-on spiral. Field star on W edge and a very faint point in the centre of the galaxy. Either the nucleus or a field star at that point.
NGC327110:30.5-35 22Galaxy11.72.3'x1.1'152MLYApril 14 2007Belanglo 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian20mmSWAA faint 'fuzzy' in a field with other galaxies.