March Equinox to June Solstice (RA 10:00 h to 16:00 h)

  • Stephen Tonkin
Part of the The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series book series (PATRICKMOORE)


NGC 3114 is just visible to the naked eye and is situated just over 5°W of the η Carinae nebula (above). NGC 3114 is a good object for 10 × 50 binoculars, with 15 or so stars being resolved in a region about the same size as the Moon. It is superb in larger instruments.


Dust Cane Ghost Culmination 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen Tonkin
    • 1
  1. 1.FordingbridgeUK

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