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Name/DesignationRight AscensionDeclinationTypeMagnitudeSizeDistanceDate LocationInstrumentEyepieceFilterNotes
IC479718:56.5-54 18Galaxy11.32.8'x1.3'109KLYJuly 18 2009 Culburra250mm f5.6 Dobsonian9mmNaglerLarge with a bright nucleus.
IC488919:45.3-54 20Galaxy12.12.6'x1.4'105KLYAugust 11 2007 Belanglo250mm f5.6 Dobsonian6mmWAEasy to see. Possibly elongated. Brighter central area. Lies at the right angle of a right-angle triangle with two field stars.
NGC658418:19.6-52 13Globular Cluster9.27.9'49KLYOct 17 1998 Mt Keira250mm f5.6 Dobsonian26mm PlosslJust mangaed to see this, and it was clearly visible, just before a bank of cloud moved over and washed that observing night out.
NGC675819:13.9-56 19Galaxy11.52.1'x1.9'141MLYAugust 11 2007 Belanglo250mm f5.6 Dobsonian13.8mmSWASmall, round, bright galaxy.
NGC686820:09.9-48 23Galaxy10.62.7'x2.2'118MLYJuly 14 2007 Belanglo250mm f5.6 Dobsonian13.8mmSWA+2XBarlowBright and round. Very bright centre and a large surrounding region visible. In the same field and similar in appearnce to NGC6870.
NGC687020:10-48 17Galaxy11.8July 14 2007 Belanglo250mm f5.6 Dobsonian13.8mmSWA+2XBarlowSee NGC6868.