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Welcome!

Welcome to my web page! This page gives an overview of my activities as an amateur astronomer, in the light…

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DWB 111 – The propellor Nebula

When the moon is up, narrowband imaging is the way to go. Only 21 x 300s of HA-OIII images were…

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NGC 3726

NGC 3726 is a spiral galaxy located in the constellation Ursa Major. It is located at a distance of circa 45 million light years from Earth,…

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SN 2022hrs in NGC 4647

This Supernova was discovered on 2022-04-16 19:15:28 by Koichi Itagaki. It was mag 15 in the discovery image. I am estimating…

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LDN 1235 : A Dark Shark.

Dark molecular clouds are pretty challenging. They need lots of integration time and optimising that image time can best be…

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Sunspots AR 2993 + 2994 (#348)

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Summer milky way

Image taken with the old EOS 300D on an Ioptron Skyguider, from the Llano De Los Animas, La Palma.

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NGC 5139 – Omega Centauri (#345)

Spotted between the treeline from La Palma.  

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Collinder 140 (#344)

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NGC 4449 – The Rectangle (#343)

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NGC 4618 + 4625 + IC 3668 (#342)

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NGC 3893 + 3896 (#341)

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NGC 3877 (#340)