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Old 08-06-2018, 06:12 AM
Tropo-Bob (Bob)
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Originally Posted by AussieTrooper View Post
Saw it naked eye last night...just. Took nearly an hour of waiting for the perfect moment, then with averted vision, then only just.

40yr old eyes aren't set out for this stuff.
Well done! My 60+ eyes could not see it.

However, last night it was in the same binocular field as Saturn. (Using 8x30s, 7.5 degree field. Vesta was above Saturn on the far side of the field when placing Saturn on the lower edge of the view.)
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