Open cluster NGC 5822, spiral galaxy NGC 5962, and spiral galaxy NGC 5965
May 31–June 7, 2012: Open cluster NGC 5822 in Lupus offers small-telescope owners nice views, while large-telescope owners can seek out spiral galaxy NGC 5962 in Serpens Caput and spiral galaxy NGC 5965 in Draco.
Each week, Astronomy
magazine Senior Editor Michael E. Bakich, a master at explaining how to observe, posts a podcast about three or more objects or events you can see in the sky.
Targets for May 31–June 7, 2012Small telescope:
Open cluster NGC 5822Large telescope:
Spiral galaxy NGC 5962Large telescope:
Spiral galaxy NGC 5965