Re: (IAAC) Obj: M 42, Trapezium - Inst: 25" Obsession
At 12:49 PM 3/18/98 -0500, you wrote:
>True, I have only confirmed the
>reddish-ness in the 16", although I suspected it in
>excellent scopes much smaller.
And it should be noted that Skiff and Luginbuhl describe M42 as being a
reddish hazy star using the *naked eye*.
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