CODY Astronomical Society

 

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M37, Open cluster in Auriga, 12-12-07, Canon 30D EOS 127sec exposure - Zeiss prime focus, by Glenn Shackleford
M42, nebula in Orion, 12-12-07, Canon 30D EOS 45sec exposure - Zeiss prime focus, by Glenn Shackleford
Lunar images (Clavius and Straight Wall) by Phil Alner using a Meade LPI with the society's Zeiss scope, November 2006
      Pictures of the Venus transit taken by Phil Alner at the Cody Observatory, June 8th 2004
             Pictures of the Venus transit taken by Paul Curtis at the Cody Observatory, June 8th 2004
Moon in full eclipse by Paul Curtis. Image taken with Minolta Dimage Xt digital camera. 4th May 2004
Moon emerging from eclipse by Paul Curtis. Image taken with Minolta Dimage Xt digital camera. 4th May 2004
Moon emerging from eclipse by Paul Curtis. Image taken with Minolta Dimage Xt digital camera through the eyepiece of the Cody Scope. 4th May 2004
Venus, Mars and Saturn - 6 second exposure taken with a Minolta Dimage Xt digital camera. 4th May 2004
Moon just emerging from eclipse - stack of 22 images taken through the society's Cody Scope by Andy and Rachael Parsons.
Moon in partial eclipse. Image taken with a Meade 60mm refractor by Andy and Rachael Parsons.
Moon showing crater Petavius by Phil Alner and Roy Mitchell. Image projection with Fuji 2900 digital camera. 23rd April 2004
Image of Venus taken by chairman Phil Alner using the society's Zeiss telescope on 22nd April 2004.

Some webcam images of Jupiter and Saturn taken with the Zeiss scope by Paul Curtis on the society's observing evening on 16th March 2004

 

Images taken on 2nd March 2004 using a Webcam. Images by Paul Curtis and Mark Radice with the Zeiss Coude 'Scope.
Mercury transit, 7th May 2003. Photo is the sum of 20 images, each 1/250th second taken with a Philips TouCam Pro webcam using a Questar unguided telescope. Image by Paul Curtis and Phil Alner.
Sunspot during the Mercury transit, 7th May 2003. Photo is the sum of 170 images, each 1/250th second taken with a Philips TouCam Pro webcam using a Questar unguided telescope. Image by Paul Curtis and Phil Alner.
Observing the Mercury transit, using the society's Zeiss Coude scope in solar projection mode, are chairman Phil Alner and member Howard Torode.
Mercury. Photo is the sum of 95 images, each 1/25th second taken with a Philips TouCam Pro Webcam using the Society's 6" Zeiss Coude 'Scope at f30. 16th April 2003. Image by Paul Curtis and Phil Alner.
Jupiter and the Great Red Spot and a shadow transit of the moon Europa. Photo is the sum of 100 images, each 1/25th second taken with a Philips TouCam Pro Webcam using the Society's 6" Zeiss Coude 'Scope at f30. 16th April 2003. Image by Paul Curtis and Phil Alner.
Jupiter and the Great Red Spot and a shadow transit of the moon Europa. Photo is the sum of 101 images, each 1/25th second taken with a Philips TouCam Pro Webcam using the Society's 6" Zeiss Coude 'Scope at f30. 16th April 2003. Image by Paul Curtis and Phil Alner.
Saturn. Photo is the sum of 87 images, each 1/25th second taken with a Philips TouCam Pro Webcam using the Society's 6" Zeiss Coude 'Scope at f30. 16th April 2003. Image by Paul Curtis and Phil Alner.
Comet Ikeya-Zhang, Photo taken by Phil Alner using a 600mm lens attached to the Society 6" Coude scope. Starlite Xpress MX5 CCD. April 2002
NGC6826, Blinking Planetary in Cygnus. Image with TC255 based CCD by member Grant Privett using the Society 6" Coude Scope. 30th September 2000
s4linear.jpg (21099 bytes) Comet S4 Linear 2000 by member Phil Alner using the Society 6" Coude Scope and an MX5 CCD, exposure 3 minutes (9 x 20s summed on comet nucleus), 20th July 2000
S4-cm.gif (13218 bytes) Comet S4 Linear 2000 by member Grant Privett using the Society 6" Coude Scope and a TC255 based CCD, exposure 5 minutes (5 x 60s summed on comet nucleus), 11th July 2000
ngc2392phil.gif (67422 bytes) NGC2392. Eskimo Nebula, MX5 CCD with the Society 6" Coude, 14 minute integration. Picture by Phil Alner.
sa.gif (76321 bytes) Saturn and moon Titan, by Phil Alner with his new Starlite Express MX5
moon8.gif (192852 bytes) Picture by Phil Alner with his new Starlite Express MX5
NGC7662, Planetary Nebula, taken with a TC255 CCD by Grant Privett
satsat.GIF (5701 bytes) Saturn taken with a TC255 CCD, montage of two images. Shows rings and Cassini division as well as four of the moons. October 2nd 1999. By Grant Privett. 
m57decon.gif (23391 bytes) M57, Ring Nebula, Lyra, with TC255 CCD. Deconvolution processing used to enhance the ring structure. By Grant Privett.
m42dera.gif (48307 bytes) M42 Orion Nebula, five 30 second exposures summed to yield an effective 2.5 minute exposure. Starlight Xpress MX5 CCD. By Paul Curtis
m82.gif (53792 bytes) M82, Irregular Galaxy in Ursa Major. Six one minute exposures summed to yield an effective 6 minute exposure. Starlight Xpress MX5 CCD.
ngc2392.gif (48991 bytes) NGC2392 Clown Face or Eskimo Nebula in Gemini. Five one minute exposures summed to yield an effective 5 minute exposure. Starlight Xpress MX5 CCD. By Paual CUrtis
m5linear.gif (41658 bytes) Comet 1998 M5 Linear, at approximate magnitude 9.7 in Cepheus, just 2 degrees from the Pole star.  Five one minute exposures summed to yield an effective 5 minute exposure. Starlight Xpress MX5 CCD. by Paul Curtis.
m78.gif (42995 bytes) M78 Reflection Nebula, Orion, six one minute exposures summed to yield an effective 6 minute exposure. Starlight Xpress MX5 CCD.
m57.gif (54504 bytes) M57 Ring Nebula in Lyra, 2 minute exposure using Starlight Xpress MX5 CCD, by Paul Curtis
m3.gif (53260 bytes) M3 Globular Cluster in Canes Venatici, 2 minute exposure using Starlight Xpress MX5 CCD, by Paul Curtis
m51.gif (78695 bytes) M51 Whirlpool Galaxy in Canes Venatici, 6 minute exposure using Starlight Xpress MX5 CCD, by Paul Curtis
bailly.gif (350585 bytes) Moon Crater Bailly, TC255 based CCD with IR blocker, by Grant Privett.
darwin.gif (63249 bytes) Moon Crater Darwin, TC255 based CCD with IR blocker, by Grant Privett.
26mm eyepiece projection (13).jpg (69143 bytes) Moon crater Tycho and surrounding area. Eyepiece projection (26mm) using 35mm camera by David Harden
26mm eyepiece projection (15).jpg (44175 bytes) Moon - crater Copernicus and Sinus Iridium. Eyepiece projection (26mm) using 35mm camera, by David Harden.
26mmeyepiece projection (16).jpg (55441 bytes) Moon crater Copernicus and surrounding area. Eyepiece projection (26mm) using 35mm camera, by David Harden.
Jupiter.jpg (17647 bytes) Jupiter, David Harden.
coper2.jpg (68683 bytes) Drawing of Copernicus from observations through the Society scope by Gordon Lloyd
coper1.jpg (65865 bytes) Drawing of Copernicus over a low contrast photo - from observations through the Society scope by Gordon Lloyd
copern.gif (68436 bytes) Comparison photograph of Copernicus by Paul Curtis