The constellation Piscis Austrinus, globular cluster M2, and the Saturn Nebula (NGC 7009)

October 15-22, 2015: The constellation Piscis Austrinus is an excellent target for naked-eye and binocular observers, globular cluster M2 offers small-telescope owners nice views, and large-telescope owners can seek out the Saturn Nebula (NGC 7009).
By | Published: October 15, 2015 | Last updated on May 18, 2023
Two of the three objects this week — globular cluster M2 and the Saturn Nebula (NGC 7009) — lie within the confines of the constellation Aquarius the Water-bearer. Astronomy: Roen Kelly

Each week, Astronomy magazine Senior Editor Michael E. Bakich, a
master at explaining how to observe, posts a podcast about three or more
objects or events you can see in the sky.

Targets for October 15-22, 2015

Naked eye: The constellation Piscis Austrinus
Small telescope: Globular cluster M2
Large telescope: The Saturn Nebula (NGC 7009)