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    Re: Star Identification
    From: Bill B
    Date: 2008 Jul 30, 04:59 -0400

    > From: bruce hamilton 
    > Another question. Last night, I could get a reading from a single star
    > through a single whole in the clouds.  My star identification skills are
    > still poor, and those circumstances were beyond me. Is there a quick and
    > dirty way to take that single observation and find what star I was
    > looking at using the observation, an Almanac a watch and calculator?
    Perhaps not you definition of quick and dirty (or whole;-), but the D2102-D
    star finder works very well.  Available from Celestaire
    (, catalog #3501) and others.
    Bill B.
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