Messier numbers list

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M1 The Crab Nebula

M1 The Crab Nebula Taken December 2006. Zenithstar 80, LRGB filters, Artemis 285 on an

skyscan EQ6 guided with a ST120 and SC1 webcam

 

2016 version taken with a Takahashi CCA and an Atik 460 ex 4 x 4 binning,

3 x 10 minute each Ha, O3, S2.


M2

Williams Optics ZS80 675 b/w vesta, 0.5 focal reducer

29/10/2005 30 x 5s stacked all in K3


M3


M4

M5

From Kelling Heath

M6

M7

M8

M9

M10

M11

M12

M13

 


 

M14


M15

 


M16

M17

M18

M19

M20

M21

M22

M23

M24

M25

M26

M27

M28

M29

M30


M31

Williams Optics ZS80 675 b/w vesta, 0.5 focal reducer

27/09/2005 first light for this scope. Poor Polar alignment.

February 2006

M31 Andromeda Galaxy September 2011 using a Takahashi 106FSQ and Atik 383l+ camera

M31 Andromeda Galaxy September 2011


M32


M33

Williams Optics ZS80 675 b/w vesta, 0.5 focal reducer

IR filter 04/10/2005

February 2006

 


M34

M34 Taken 28th November 2006. Zenithstar 80, Artemis 285 on an

skyscan EQ6 guided with a ST120 and SC1 webcam 5 x 2 min subs

 


M35

 


M36

M36 Taken 28th November 2006. Zenithstar 80, Artemis 285 on an

skyscan EQ6 guided with a ST120 and SC1 webcam 5 x 2 min subs

 


M37

M37 Taken 28th November 2006. Zenithstar 80, Artemis 285 on an

skyscan EQ6 guided with a ST120 and SC1 webcam 5 x 2 min subs


M38

M38 Taken 28th November 2006. Zenithstar 80, Artemis 285 on an

skyscan EQ6 guided with a ST120 and SC1 webcam 5 x 2 min subs


M39

M40

M41


M42

My first try.....

110mm f/7.3 newt. 35mm WA eyepiece with Kodak DX7630 camera.

Click image to go to my M42 page with better images


M43


M44

17th December 2006


M45

September 2005

Williams Optics ZS80 675 b/w vesta, 0.5 focal reducer

27/09/2005 first light for this scope. Poor Polar alignment.

Click for larger image.

Williams Optics ZS80 with an Orion DS35mm eyepiece and a Kodak DX7630 camera, eyepiece projection. 29/10/2005 1 x 64s exposure.

 


M46

M47

M48

M49

M50


M51

December 2005

February 2006

March 2007

 

M51 Wirlpool Galaxy 2008

M51


M52

February 2006


M53

M54

M55

M56


M57

Williams Optics ZS80 675 b/w vesta, 0.5 focal reducer

27/09/2005 first light for this scope. Poor Polar alignment.


M58

M59

M60

M61

M62


M63

February 2006


M64

From Kelling Heath

M65

M66

M67

M68

M69

M70

M71

M72

M73

M74

M75


M76

 

February 2006


 

M78

M79

M80

M81

M81 & M82

 

M83

M84

M85

M86

M87

M88

M89

M90

M91


M92

Williams Optics ZS80 on a Autostar / DS driven EQ6 mount, Artemis 429 with a 0.5 focal reducer.

10 x 30 second subs


 

M93

M94

M95

M96

M97

M98

M99

M100


M101

February 2006

FromKelling Heath


M102


M103

Williams Optics ZS80 675 b/w vesta, 0.5 focal reducer

IR filter 29/10/2005


M104

M105

M106

M107

M108

M109

M110