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1 Attachment(s) NGC 674-697 One Galaxy two NGC numbers. by WA0CKY
NGC 697-674 is a spiral galaxy in northwestern Ares about 130 million light-years distant by redshift and 110 by the consensus of 17 non redshift measurements...
March 27th 17 10:24 PM
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3 Attachment(s) M96 reprocessed by WA0CKY
M 96 is a galaxy in Leo near and related to M 95. While M objects are numbered in the order that they were added to the list so can bounce all over the sky M...
March 27th 17 10:12 PM
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1 Attachment(s) ASTRO: Reflection nebulae in Monoceros by slilge
There are too many nebulae in this image to fit the title line. It includes IC 447,IC 447, IC446, NGC 2245 and NGC 2247. This is the first of my La Palma...
March 27th 17 09:53 PM
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3 Attachment(s) REPOST Spacebanter lost a new post of HOLM 124 by WA0CKY
Don't trust this site. It loses posts at random. Trying yet again HOLM 124 is a group of 4 galaxies in eastern Ursa Major, southeast of M81 and M82. At one...
March 24th 17 09:16 PM
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2 Attachment(s) Berkeley 71 An Open Star Cluster by WA0CKY
Berkeley 71 is an open star cluster in Auriga about 1.2 degrees southwest of M36. It is listed at WEBDA as being about 12,700 light-years distant and rather...
March 14th 17 10:03 PM
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3 Attachment(s) Annual Hubble's Variable Nebula Comparison by WA0CKY
Hubble's Variable Nebula aka NGC 2261, is a highly variable nebula in Monoceros. Famous for being the first light image of the 200" Palomar Telescope in 1949...
March 14th 17 09:57 PM
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3 Attachment(s) NGC 681 the other Sombrero Galaxy by WA0CKY
NGC 681 is another Sombrero Galaxy, at least in appearance. It is located in Cetus about .6 degrees west of Zeta. It's distance seems rather uncertain. I...
March 10th 17 09:57 PM
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1 Attachment(s) Astro: Ngc 2175/2174 by slilge
At the end of January we had three cloudless but a bit hazy nights, so I decided to get out my Skywatcher Esprit 150 APO and test a new 0.79 reducer. Using...
February 19th 17 07:00 PM
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2 Attachment(s) Annual Gyulbudaghian's Nebula comparison image by WA0CKY
This is my annual image of the variable nebula around PV Cephi often called Gyulbudaghian's Nebula. Conditions were very poor allowing me only 4 luminance...
February 18th 17 12:43 PM
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3 Attachment(s) NGC 7437 A Low Surface Brightness Ring Galaxy by WA0CKY
NGC 7437 is a face on, low surface brightness ringed galaxy. Though the ring is not obvious visually it meets the requirements. It is classified as SAB(rs)d...
February 18th 17 12:40 PM
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1 Attachment(s) ASTRO: NGC 2776 (galaxy in Lynx) by slilge
I used two night just before new years eve to image NGC 2776 in Lynx. According to Guide9 it's distance is 120 million lightyears, about twice as far as the...
February 9th 17 09:19 PM
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2 Attachment(s) IC 239 (galaxy in Andromeda) by slilge
IC 239 is a "low surface brightness" galaxy in Andromeda. So just the right thing for city skies ;-) According to the book "Bildatlas der Galaxien" by Michael...
February 7th 17 10:26 PM
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3 Attachment(s) REPOST SpaceBanter lost of NGC 7567 and the WBL Galaxy Group by WA0CKY
UNRELIABLE SpaceBanter LOST THIS POST SO AM REPOSTING IT SO THEY CAN LOSE IT AGAIN. NGC 7567 is a strange, somewhat wedge shaped galaxy in the southwest...
February 7th 17 10:11 PM
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3 Attachment(s) Sh2-188 Reprocessed again by WA0CKY
Seems I made a major mistake blending red and Ha. This caused the odd green color to the galaxy I mentioned. I've reprocessed it preserving the red channel...
February 7th 17 09:40 PM
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3 Attachment(s) [MNA2010] IRAS 20568+5217 Nebula by WA0CKY
IRAS 20568+5217 Nebula is listed at SIMBAD as a reflection nebula though it has the red color of a hydrogen emission nebula. The illuminating star is a FU...
February 7th 17 09:10 PM
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3 Attachment(s) Barnard 122 and 123 by WA0CKY
Barnard 122 and 123 are a pair of dark nebulae in northeastern Scutum. They are also known as LDN 545 and 546 respectively. They are quite obvious when seen...
February 7th 17 09:06 PM
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3 Attachment(s) Sh2-188 A planetary shaped by the interstellar medium by WA0CKY
I originally took this data in 2007 but my processing of it was horrid as I had no idea how to combine LRGB and H alpha data. This is a reprocessed version...
January 25th 17 09:44 PM
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3 Attachment(s) KPG 3 and a friend by WA0CKY
KPG 3 is a pair of galaxies in Andromeda about a half degree east of Alpheratz a bit over 310 to 340 million light-years distant. The eastern member is NGC 27...
January 10th 17 06:01 AM
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2 Attachment(s) ASTRO: NGC1931 with OSC camera by slilge
I recently used my ASI1600MC cool colour camera for the first time "seriously" for long exposures on my 10" Meade ACF (have tried some "lucky imaging"...
January 10th 17 05:59 AM
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2 Attachment(s) ASTRO: Kohoutek 2-1 (PN in Auriga) by slilge
Kohoutek 2-1 is a rather large (3 arcminutes) and rather faint planetary nebula, but definately not an extremely weak object. It surprised me when I found it...
January 10th 17 05:54 AM
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