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About nckas

North Central Kansas Astronomical Society is a group of Amatuer Astronomers in the Manhattan Kansas area

NCKAS Messier Site

A Messier marathon is an attempt, usually organized by amateur astronomers, to find as many Messier objects as possible during one night. The Messier catalogue was compiled by French astronomer Charles Messier during the late 18th century and consists of … Continue reading

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