Date: Thursday 2nd – Monday 6th January 2014
Object: Messier 41 (M41) – Open Cluster
Equipment: Binocular 10×50 or bigger
Direction: Looking South
Best time: between 23:00/11pm and 02:00/2am
Note: Messier 41 (Open Cluster) in the constellation ofÂ Canis Major, will be well placed for observation by binocular – this object (M41) reaches the highest point in the sky for one week.