Scope Focal Length FOV Camera / Film
Takahashi Epsilon 130 435mm 4.8°x3.2° Nikon F2/Fuji Provia 400F
Date Start Exposure Location
1/13/2002 20:05 20 minutes Blair Valley, CA
All images are composites of two 20 minute exposures, except M41 which is a single 13 minute exposure.
Still working on focus and collimation, but I fixed the guidescope flexure problems.
All image processing done with The Gimp, scanned with Vuescan,on Debian Linux.

M31M45M42, M43, NGC1977
NGC2024, B33, IC434NGC2237M41
main page objects messier
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