Sunday, 28 February 2016

Sunday Sun 28 Feb 2016

Today's Sun ED120APO, Canon 1100D for the full disks (stack of 46 from 128 frames), ASI120mm for the close-up (stack of 100 from 2000 frames), Baader solar film ND5.0:

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Wednesday, 24 February 2016

Friday, 19 February 2016

Sun 19 February 2016

Today's Sun - 40/128 frames with the Canon 1100D and ED120 APO - The Sun was just clear of the observatory wall!

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18 Feb Moon

Last nights Moon - A 6 pane mosaic and a 14 pane with the 2.5x powermate.  All 200/2000 frames ED120APO and ASI120mm mono camera.  Close-up triplet were 400/4000frames.

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Thursday, 18 February 2016

Sun Thursday 18 Feb

Today's Sun - stack of 37 from 128 frames.

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Wednesday, 17 February 2016

16 Feb Moon

6 pane full disc and 6 x 3 RGB colour disc.  Also two mosaics using the 2.5x Powermate along the terminator.  I can't stitch these together as I had a break and the terminator has moved (If you look closely you can see what I mean!)

Mono Moon:

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RGB Colour Moon:

16 February 2016 Moon RGB JPEG

Northern terminator:

16 February 2016 Moon Mosaic North JPEG

Southern terminator:

16 February 2016 Moon Mosaic South JPEG

Tuesday, 16 February 2016

The Sun 16 Feb

Today's effort - quite a hazy sky but clear blue from horizon to horizon - cold too, about 3°C

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Monday, 15 February 2016

The Sun 15th Feb 2016

Between the hailstorms!

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14 Feb–A whole bunch of Moon images:

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And showing the effect of different illumination three days apart:

14 February 2016 Moon Comparison JPEG

Saturday, 13 February 2016

13 Feb–A Bit of the Moon

The clouds rolled in so I was only able to get part of the Moon last night:

12 February 2016 Moon JPEG

Thursday, 11 February 2016

The International Space Station

ED120APO and ASI120mm - tracked by hand and 4000 frames taken.  This was the only one not shaken or stirred!  It is a tricky little blighter and moves very quickly!!

11 Feb 2016 ISS JPEG

Wednesday, 10 February 2016

Moon 10th February

Just before the clouds rolled in!  Time to get two mosaic panes of a very thin Lunar crescent:

10 February 2016 Moon mosaic JPEG

Sunday, 7 February 2016

The Sun 7 February 2016

After almost a month of cloud - finally a gap big enough to run off 110 frames (and 60 more that were cloud affected) to produce a final stack of 48.

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