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Old 08-02-2016, 09:26 AM
N1 (Mirko)
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Originally Posted by pgc hunter View Post
Great obs! The Homunculus is a very unique object. Unlike any other nebula I can think of, it appears sharply defined with hard edged detail much like a solar system onject rather than the soft detail typically found in nebulosity.

Interesting obs between the Plossl and Nagler, perhaps the fewer elements in the plossl result in less light scatter offering a subtly cleaner view?
Yes the Homunculus is certainly unique. Perhaps the most foreign looking visual target.

Re plossl, I do suspect it has a bit more throughput as it contains a lot less glass. The image generally looked very clean in both and the view in the 13T6 is still spectacular.
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