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Open star cluster
the Soul nebula
IC 1396 (Elephant’s Trunk)
by Robert Lockwood IC 1396 (Elephant’s Trunk) Imaged on Oct 25th 2008 from San Diego County Mountains. Exposures: Start Time 7pm. Ha 8 @ 15 min. LRGB 4 ea. @10 min, ea filter. Total exposure time, 4 hr 40 min. Equipment: TEC 140 @ f/7 980mm SBIG-ST10XME Astrodon 1.25” LRGB E-Series Filters Astrodon 1...
Fri, Apr 17 2009
Cats Paw Nebula (NGC 6334)
Image of Cats Paw NGC 6334 in narrowband while low on the horizon. Shot on 5/23/09 from Laguna mountains in <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">San Diego</st1:City>, <st1:State w:st="on">CA</st1:State></st1:place>. <o:p><...
Sun, Jun 28 2009
by Jon Talbot Area around Antares taken from my backyard Observatory in Ocean Springs, MS. Data aquired in Jun 09 with a Stellarvue SV105 Raptor, Stellarvue SFF105-3 field flattener and SBIG STL-11K camera. 2hrs of luminance and 1 hr each of RGB
Wed, Aug 5 2009
Antares and Rho Ophiuchi region
Jose Carlos Diniz
by Jose Carlos Diniz This photo was took at Alto Paraiso , Goias, Brasil last july 12 at 21pm . Canon 350D modded type 1 by Hutech , 20 x 3min use an old 85mm 1,8 @ f/4 Nikon lens. 10 Darks and flats. Adquire DSLRFocus, Process ImagesPlus 2,75 and PSCS2 Carboni tools. Astrotrack mount. Unguided.
Sat, Sep 5 2009
by Pepe Cuellar Photo data: Objetive: Sigma lens Zoom APO 70-300mm @ 300mm / f 5.6 Exposure time: 5x10 mins. Camera: Canon XT, ISO800 Software: DeepSkyStacker and PixInsight.
Wed, Nov 18 2009
NGC 2261 (Hubble's Variable Nebula)
by Dave Mitsky This 60-second long image of the emission and/or reflection nebula NGC 2261 (Hubble's Variable Nebula) in Monoceros was captured remotely on 2009/11/24 using the Bradford Robotic Telescope's 14" f/11 Celestron C14 SCT and FLI MicroLine camera located on Tenerife in the...
Tue, Nov 24 2009
NGC 2359 (Thor's Helmet)
by Dave Mitsky This 60-second long image of the Wolf-Rayet bubble NGC 2359 (Thor's Helmet) in Canis Major was captured remotely on 2009/12/5 using the Bradford Robotic Telescope's 14" f/11 Celestron C14 SCT and FLI MicroLine camera located on Tenerife in the Canary Islands. A Celestron...
Sun, Dec 6 2009
Barnard's Loop (Sh 2-276)
by Robert Vohlidka The time was between 7 and 10pm, on 1-9-2010. Back yard of Long Island New York. Hutech Mod Canon 40D with a Hutech LPS-P2-FF1 filter and a Canon 50mm f/1.4 @ f/2.0. Piggybacked on a Meade LX200 8" GPS used for guiding. Orion StarShoot Autoguider and PhD Guiding 1.10. Flats, Flatdarks...
Sat, Jan 23 2010
Christmas Tree Cluster & Cone Nebula
by Herb Bubert Taken in Hillsboro, NH 3/17 & 3/26/10 with a TV101 and SBIG ST-8300 monochrome ccd camera. H-a, OIII & SII filters. 140min/H-a, 135min/OIII & 60min/SII. Processed using a "true color" method by combining H-a with OII & SII. RGB= H-a*SII, OIII, H-a*OIII with synthetic...
Fri, Jun 25 2010
M17 (The Swan Nebula)
by Dave Mitsky This 90-second-long, OIII-filtered image of the bright emission nebula M17 (also known as the Swan, Omega, Checkmark, Horseshoe, or Lobster Nebula) in Sagittarius, was captured remotely on 2010/7/21 using the Bradford Robotic Telescope's 14" f/11 Celestron C14 SCT and FLI MicroLine...
Thu, Jul 22 2010
Alnitak Area - HaRGB Image
Alnitak (Zeta Orionis) area including the Horsehead and Flame nebulae. 9.3 hours total exposure with STL-11000M through FSQ-106EDX (530nm FL) on Paramount ME. Taken November 2010 at Sierra Skies Observatory in El Dorado Hills, CA.
Sun, Jan 2 2011
The Christmas Tree Cluster & Cone Nebula (NGC 2264) in HaRGB
NGC 2264 (Sh2-273) is the collective designation for the Cone Nebula, the Christmas Tree Cluster (Collinder 112), and the Fox Fur Nebula. This magnitude 4.5 region lies about 2,600 light-years distant in the constellation Monoceros and contains emission, absorption, and reflection nebulosity. The Christmas...
Mon, Jan 17 2011
A different kind of Head Gear!
Thor's Helmet (NGC 2359) is located in the constellation Canis Major and is about 15,000 light-years from Earth. Taken with a RC 10" and ST10-XME.
Tue, Feb 1 2011
Central part of the Heart Nebula (IC 1805) in Cassiopeia, HST color mapping
This photo was taken during october-december 2010 in village Khlepcha near kiev, Ukraine. Equipment: Telescope SW 25012P 1200 mm f/5, SW EQ6Pro, camera QSI-583wsg. Off-axis guidecamera Orion SSAG. SII: 150 min. bin 2*2 Ha: 105 min. bin.1*1 OIII: 810 min. bin 2*2 Added RGB color for stars.
Tue, Feb 1 2011
The Prawn Nebula (IC 4628)
Efrain Morales Rivera Date: 07/06/2011 Location: Aguadilla, Puerto Rico Equipment: LX200ACF 12 in. OTA, F6.3, CGE mount, ST2000xm Ccd, AO8, CFW9, Astronomik HaLRGB filter set. This image of the Prawn Nebula only shows part (high mag.) of this massive emission nebula located in the tail end...
Thu, Aug 4 2011
Cederblad 214 in bi-color
by Craig and Tammy Temple Cederblad 214 is a large emission nebula in the constellation Cepheus. It is also referred to as Sharpless 171 (Sh2-171) and is part of a much larger region known as NGC 7822. The small, bright star cluster located just below and right of center is Berkeley 59 (Be59). ...
Sun, Aug 14 2011
Cederblad 214 in Hubble palette
by Craig and Tammy Temple After starting this project back on Aug. 2, 2011 and getting the H-alpha and OIII data, we finally had a clear night to get some SII. We were beginning to think it wasn't meant for us to have an HST version of this region because everytime we would try to get out...
Tue, Aug 30 2011
Cederblad 214 is a large emission nebula in Cepheus and near the border of Constellations Cassiopeia and Cepheus. It is part of a complex that also includes a fainter, arch-like nebulous expanse known as NGC7822 (outside of this FOV). This image was taken using a Takahashi FSQ106ED air-spaced...
Mon, Oct 17 2011
Cone Nebula & Christmas Tree Cluster (NGC 2264)
A total of 26.1 hours of Ha and RGB exposures through an FSQ-106EDX scope using an STL-11000M camera at Sierra Skies Observatory in northern California early October 2011. It's almost winter!
Mon, Oct 17 2011
Area between the Crescent Nebula (NGC 6888) and Sadr (Gamma Cygni)
SII:Ha:OIII 60:150:60 mins @ -20C SII 6x10 (2x2), Ha 10x15 (1x1), OIII 6x10 (bin 2x2) as RGB Optics Takahashi FSQ-106N Refractor Focal Length 530mm @f/5 Mount Astro-Physics 900GTO Camera SBIG ST-10XME Focuser Robo-Focus Filters CFW10A, Astrodon 6nm SII, 3nm Ha, 6nm OIII Software MaxIm DL, CCDStack, Photoshop
Tue, Oct 25 2011
Cone Nebula & Christmas Tree Cluster
NGC2264, the Cone Nebula, along with the Christmas Tree cluster and the Fox Fur Nebula. Total of 34.5 hours exposure through Ha and LRGB filters during October 2011. FSQ-106 scope with STL-11000M camera on Paramount ME in Sirius 2.3m automated dome. Unattended imaging via CCDAutoPilot, MaximDL and FocusMax...
Fri, Nov 4 2011
"Tadpoles" in IC 410
IC410 in Auriga imaged with the Orion ED80T, ATIK314L+ on an Orion Atlas EQ-G. 1200 sec subs in HA, OIII and SII combined in a modified Hubble Pallette.
Sat, Nov 12 2011
Cat's Paw Nebula (NGC 6334)
21x300sec ISO 1600 Camera: Canon T2i unmodded Telescope: Orion Premium ED 102mm Mount: Celestron CG-5GT Guiding: Celestron Neximage unmodded - Celestron Travelscope 70mm. Stacking: Deep Sky Stacker Location: Alto Paraíso - Brazil.
Thu, May 3 2012
Cocoon Nebula (IC 5146)
Taken by Lynn Hilborn, Grafton, Ontario on July 20,2012. Cocoon Nebula - Lum 1x1 9x10m RGB 2x2 9x5min. TEC 140 telescope and FLI ML8300 camera with Baader filters.
Mon, Jul 23 2012
2012 08 16 - The Bubble Nebula / NGC7635 / Sharpless 2-162 / Caldwell 11
2012 08 16, 0530 UT NGC7635/Sharpless 162/Caldwell 11/Bubble Nebula Emission nebula in the constellation Cassiopeia, 23h 20.7m, +61°12´, 15´x8´ Distance: ~11 kly, apparent magnitude: ~10. Erika Rix – Liberty Hill, Texas www.pcwobservatory.com 16”...
Thu, Oct 11 2012
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