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This guide summarizes four series of observations that I made or attempted of the Messier objects, using two different telescopes (70mm and 178mm) at two different sites (urban and suburban).

Introduction

Early Winter Objects (RA 3:00 - RA 6:10)

Late Winter Objects (RA 6:10 - RA 9:00)

Early Spring Objects (RA 09:00 - RA 12:00, plus all of UMa and CVn)

Late Spring Objects (RA 12:00 - RA 15:00, except UMa and CVn)

Early Summer Objects (RA 15:00 to RA 17:55)

Late Summer Objects (RA 17:55 to RA 20:20)