Trianglulum

The Triangle

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Deep Sky Objects

Name/DesignationRight AscensionDeclinationTypeMagnitudeSizeDistanceDate LocationInstrumentEyepieceFilterNotes
NGC598/M3301:33.9+30 39Galaxy5.762' x 39'2.4MLYSeptember 15 2001Kangaloon 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian32mmSWALarge, very bright nucleus with a tenuous surrounding glow. As you block out all light and observe for a while you begin to make out the face-on spiral structure.