Jack, while Tom's e-mail was interesting you also remind us what the marathon is all about. Again thanks, aj Jack Jones wrote: >But really the main reason behind holding a Marathon is just to get everyone >to come out and observe - under a dark sky - and have fun - and work on your >skills - and have fun - and socialize - and have fun! > >Jack Jones >Public Events >Saguaro Astronomy Club >Phoenix AZ >spicastar@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx >www.saguaroastro.org > > >>The subject of the date range of a perfect score in a Messier marathon >>lends itself well to comparing observations with desktop planetarium >>software results. Naturally, I can't resist analyzing it to death. >> >>The best source of results is the SEDS site, which is back up and running. >> >>http://www.seds.org/messier/xtra/marathon/results.html >> >> >> > > > >>Tom >> >> >> > > > -- See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and please send personal replies to the author, not the list.