Category Archives: Galaxies

NGC247

NGC247

An intermediate spiral galaxy in the constellation Cetus. 
 
NGC 247

Date:
June 2017
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
LRGB (230:80:80:80min)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

Messier 83 (M83)

Messier 83

M83
One of the most impressive galaxies in our skies, located in Hydra. It is also known as the Southern Pinwheel Galaxy.
 M55

Date:
June 2016
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
LRGB (95:80:75:65)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

The Sculptor Galaxy

The Sculptor Galaxy (NGC253)

An intermediate spiral galaxy located in Sculptor.

NGC253

Date:
June 2015
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
LRGB (90:50:50:50)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

NGC55

NGC55

NGC55
A Magellanic type barred spiral galaxy located in Sculptor.
 NGC55

Date:
June 2015
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
LRGB (110:50:55:50)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

M106 (NGC4258)

M106

M106 (NGC4258)
A galaxy located in Canes Venatici.
 M106

Date:
April 2015
Location:
Roztoki Gorne, Bieszczady Mountains
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
AP600GTO
Exposure
LRGB (70:50:50:50)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6