March 2019 OOTM winner and new targets

16 04 2019

Hi everyone,

I’m delighted to announce that the winner of the March 2019 Object of the Month image competition is Phil Angilley with an excellent photo of the M1 Crab Nebula (attached below). There were no articles submitted so I’ll write something for the magazine.

M1 Phil Angilley

M1 Crab Nebula – Phil Angilley 2019

The current targets are:

  • April 2019: NGC 5139 Omega Centauri (globular cluster)
  • May 2019: NGC 5128 Centaurus A (galaxy)
  • June 2019: NGC 3372 Eta Carinae (nebula)
  • Please send your images or articles to me by the end of the respective month, at

    Ben Petschel



    One response

    16 04 2019
    Lawrie Webb

    Well done Phil—showing beats telling every time.