M51 17.3.2018
My best take on the Whirlpool galaxy M51. 2h 20min of light in 7 second exposures.
Supernovae 2018zd in NGC2146
My first supernova, 70 million light years distant. 5020s of light in 5 s exposures. out 2000 times the mass of the Sun and is about 1300 light years away.
M3 29.3.2018
Messier 3 is a globular cluster of about 500,000 stars. It is estimated to be 8 billion years old. M3 is located at a distance of about 33900 light years away from Earth.
M53 29.3.2018
A globular cluster in the constellation of Coma Berenices.
NGC 2392 30.3.2018
Planetary nebula located in the constellation of Gemini.
M101 11.4.2018
Messier 101 or Pinwheel Galaxy has an apparent magnitude of 7.86 and lies at a distance of 20.9 million light years from Earth.
M15 18.10.2018
Messier 15 is a globular cluster containing over 100,000 stars. It is located in the constellation of Pegasus at a distance of about 33600 light years from Earth.
NGC 6543 18.10 21.49
Cat's Eye Nebula, a bright planetary nebula at the constellation of Draco. Distance: 3 262 light years. 9000 216ms exposures.
NGC 6543 18.10 22.26
Slightly better result with 669ms exposures.
M57 22.10.2018
Messier 57 is a planetary nebula located in the constellation of Lyra. It is about 2300 light years from Earth. 1174 1s exposures.
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