Watch the stars and from them learn. To the Master's honor all must turn, Each in its track, without a sound, Forever tracing Newton's ground

— Albert Einstein

Pinwheel Galaxy

The Pinwheel

The Pinwheel

This little gem is straight overhead this early december evenings.
Just got my guider so I had to try it. The results are encouraging.

M101

M101

119 minutes combined 1 min images taken with Orion 80ed on Friday May 10 9:30 - 11:40 pm from Whiting NJ .