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Messier 110 Submission

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Post by kt4hx » Fri Oct 11, 2019 5:04 am

Here is my submission. These come from older loggings, but still valid of course. Thanks. :)
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Re: Messier 110 Submission

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Post by JayTee » Fri Oct 11, 2019 5:31 am

Congrats Alan,

Badges forthcoming.

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Re: Messier 110 Submission

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Post by kt4hx » Fri Oct 11, 2019 6:16 am

Thanks JT. I finally decided to get of my keister and submit the info. :lol:
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Re: Messier 110 Submission

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Post by helicon » Fri Oct 11, 2019 3:31 pm

Nice bling Alan. I also migrated my old observations to here. Lately I am trying to redo the Messier 110 using my 6" refractor, just for fun.
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Re: Messier 110 Submission

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Post by Don Quixote » Fri Oct 11, 2019 4:15 pm

Your observing skills are always superlative, Alan, but eleven hundred and ten Messier...👍

Dang...I will never catch up! 😊
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Re: Messier 110 Submission

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Post by JayTee » Fri Oct 11, 2019 7:57 pm

Sorry, my OCD made me fix it. I hope you don't mind.

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Re: Messier 110 Submission

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Post by Bigzmey » Fri Oct 11, 2019 8:02 pm

Congrats Alan! I am revisiting them with 15x70 binos and 80mm ED scope. :)
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Re: Messier 110 Submission

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Post by kt4hx » Fri Oct 11, 2019 8:34 pm

M1110 - :lol: Thanks Mark, I never noticed! I guess that is what we used to call the "new math" back in the day!

And thanks to JT and his OCD for fixing my spastic finger action. Perhaps I dozed off while typing it and shot off that extra one!

Michael and Andrey, thanks as well. While I have not earnestly set about to re-observe all, I have re-observed some in the course of chasing galaxies with the 17.5" at the dark site. I think it might be fun to try it with the 10x50 binoculars from there. I can see several naked eye and have seen several through the 8x50 RACI. We shall see!

Hopefully they will ressurect the Southern award here as well. :)
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Re: Messier 110 Submission

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Post by bladekeeper » Sat Oct 12, 2019 2:45 am

Congrats on the bling, Alan! :)
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Re: Messier 110 Submission

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Post by JayTee » Sat Oct 12, 2019 5:33 am

Bryan,

It's time for you to get off your keister and submit the paperwork for your bling. I know you've done it, you've just got to spend the 5 minutes to prove it.
@bladekeeper

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Re: Messier 110 Submission

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Post by kt4hx » Sat Oct 12, 2019 8:31 pm

bladekeeper wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 2:45 am
Congrats on the bling, Alan! :)
JayTee wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 5:33 am
Bryan,

It's time for you to get off your keister and submit the paperwork for your bling. I know you've done it, you've just got to spend the 5 minutes to prove it.

Semi-demandingly,
JT
Well I guess JT told you didn't he? I second that, please submit your paperwork for the M1110 Award! :lol:
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Re: Messier 110 Submission

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Post by JayTee » Sat Oct 12, 2019 8:35 pm

submit your paperwork for the M1110 Award! :lol:
Yeah, my OCD is not so strong that it fixes intentional boo-boos. Nice though, it did make me chuckle.

JT

PS, I forgot to put a mention to Bryan in my previous post.
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Re: Messier 110 Submission

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Post by kt4hx » Sat Oct 12, 2019 9:32 pm

JayTee wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 8:35 pm
submit your paperwork for the M1110 Award! :lol:
Yeah, my OCD is not so strong that it fixes intentional boo-boos. Nice though, it did make me chuckle.

JT

PS, I forgot to put a mention to Bryan in my previous post.
And I was oblivious to it until I saw Mark's reference. Then I looked more closely and saw my flub in his quote of the original title. Then I too had a chuckle! :)

Messier and Mechain were simply not that energetic as to accumulate that many objects! :lol:
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