Re: (IAAC) NGC253

Lew Gramer wrote:

> Thanks for sharing your observations of the Monster of Sculptor, Barbara! I plan
> to get them into our IAAC Archive pretty quick. :) It is amazing the difference
> a mere 10 degrees or so in culmination altitude can make... I've gotten a
> similar thrill observing NGC 253 with even my little 5" f/5 from Long Key FL!
> For folks stuck in the Temperate North, though, it is a very rare night when
> this or some of the other Chestnuts of the Deep South are really well seen.
> Clear skies all!
> Lew


I've had some good views of NGC 253 from south central Pennsylvania although
observing it from a southern clime would certainly be preferable.

Dave Mitsky

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