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The Rho Ophiuchi region, the Turtle Nebula, and the Cat's Paw Nebula

July 3–10, 2014: The Rho Ophiuchi region is an excellent target for binocular observers, the Turtle Nebula (NGC 6210) in Hercules offers small-telescope owners stunning views, and large-telescope owners can seek out the Cat's Paw Nebula (NGC 6334) in Scorpius.
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This week's large-telescope target, the Cat's Paw Nebula (NGC 6334), lies 3° west-northwest of Shaula (Lambda [λ] Scorpii).
Astronomy: Roen Kelly
Each week, Astronomy magazine Senior Editor Michael E. Bakich, a master at explaining how to observe, posts a podcast about three objects or events you can see in the sky.

Targets for July 3–10, 2014
Binoculars:
The Rho Ophiuchi region
Small telescope: The Turtle Nebula (NGC 6210)
Large telescope: The Cat's Paw Nebula (NGC 6334)

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