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The Hidden Lives of Galaxies - Scavenger Hunt: Observation Log

Scavenger Hunt: Observation Log

Observation Date:_________

Observer’s Name:______________________________________________

Location (City, Country):_______________________________________

Temperature:______________Cloud Cover (% estimated):___________

Object Name:_________________________________________________

Description:____________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________

Observing Start Time:___________Observing End Time:_____________

Explanation of Rating Scale based on a
small telescope
Rating:
Sketch:
Rating Description

5

Breathtaking, easily seen even on a hazy night, the best example of its type, not to be missed.

4

Impressive, easily seen even on a hazy night, a good example of its type.

3

Also impressive, but not the best of its class.

2

May or may not be easy to find, but not exciting to observe, lacks color

1

Not spectacular at first sight. Difficult to see. Pushes the small telescope to its limits.
 




 

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