View Full Version : What's Up This Week - October 17 - October 23, 2005

2005-Oct-17, 07:10 PM
SUMMARY: Greetings, fellow SkyWatchers! The time for Mars is now as even small telescopes can see a wealth of details. Mid-week will offer some viewers the chance to see a very rare eclipse of a bright star by an asteroid! We'll explore bright stars, open clusters, watch occultations and welcome back the children of Comet Halley. So turn your eyes to the skies, because....

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Eric Vaxxine
2005-Oct-18, 09:06 AM
My little Etx70 resolves Mars as a tiny orange dot....I was hoping it might be better. Think I need to leave London to get a decent view. It looks great with the naked eye though.