Month: December 2013

M45 Pleiades

Posted on Updated on

 

Messier 45 - Pleiades - distance 400 light years
Messier 45 – Pleiades – distance 400 light years

Taken 12/26/2013 – Frames 4 x 5 min, 6 x 10 min

Jupiter

Posted on Updated on

Jupiter with its moons Io and Callisto
Jupiter with its moons Io and Callisto

Taken 12/26/2013 – 113 Frames selected out 1000

Chart From skysafari
Chart From skysafari

M31 Andromeda Galaxy

Posted on

M31 Andromeda Galaxy - distance 2.5 million light years
Messier 31 –¬†Andromeda Galaxy – distance 2.5 million light years

Taken 12/08/2013 – Frames 25x 5 min

M31

Horsehead nebula (two day composite)

Posted on Updated on

Horsehead nebula
Horsehead nebula

Two day composite (11/21/2013 and 12/03/2013) Frames 102 x 2m, 10 x 5m , 29 x 10m

Horsehead nebula

Posted on

Horsehead nebula - distance 1500 light years in Orion

Taken 12/03/2013 – Frames: 29 x 10m

Horshead

 

M33 Triangulum Galaxy (Pinwheel Galaxy)

Posted on

Triangulum Galaxy - distance 3 million light years in Tirangulum
Triangulum Galaxy – distance 3 million light years in Triangulum

Taken 12/03/2013 – Frames 6 x 20m

Triangulum

Messier 15

Posted on Updated on

Messier 15 - distance: 33,600 light years in Pegasus
Messier 15 – distance: 33,600 light years in Pegasus

Taken 12/03/2013 – Frames 60 x 1m

M15