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Open cluster NGC 2439, open cluster NGC 2506, and planetary nebula NGC 2610

March 3-10, 2011: Open clusters NGC 2439 and NGC 2506 make nice targets for small-telescope owners, while planetary nebula NGC 2610 awaits large-telescope owners.
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Each week, Astronomy magazine Senior Editor Michael E. Bakich, a master at explaining how to observe, posts a podcast about three objects or events you can see in the sky.

Targets for March 3-10, 2011
Small-telescope: Open cluster NGC 2439
Small-telescope: Open cluster NGC 2506
8-inch or larger telescope: Planetary nebula NGC 2610

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