Category Archives: Astronomy

Jupiter Animation

Jupiter Animation 2018-07-17 20:00-20:29

Jupiter Animation 2018-07-17 20:00-20:29

Jupiter-Animation. Eigentlich gar nicht geplant, daher nur 5 Frames, aber schon sehr erstaunlich, wie rasant der Riesenplanet in nur 1/2h (!) rotiert.

Jupiter animation. Not really planned, thus only 5 frames. But really fascinating how fast this gas giant rotates in only half an hour!

IAS Observatory Hakos, Namibia
PK 20″ Cassegrain 4500mm, f/9 on Liebscher mount
ASI178MC with Televue Powermate 2,5x
Gain 220, 58ms, 20% out of 1000 frames each
Image acquisition in cooperation with Michael Mushardt
Image processing AutoStakkert! 3, PixInsight, Lightroom

Widefield Namibia Skies

astrofotografie, astronomie, astronomy, astrophotography, galactic centre, milkyway, planeten, planets, sagittarius, saturn, scorpius, solar system, sonnensystem

Teapot with Extra Tip – Saturn visiting the Galatic Center – Jul 2018 v1

Widefield Scorpius-Sagittarius und einem planetarischen Besucher mit 50 mm, IAS – Internationale Amateursternwarte Hakos. See Astrobin for details.

alpha centauri, astrofotografie, astronomie, astronomy, astrophotography, beta centauri, carina, carina nebula, centaurus, coalsack nebula, crux, kiel des schiffes, zentaur

Centaurus Crux Carina Widefield – Jul 2018 v2

Widefield Centaurus-Crux-Carina mit 50 mm, IAS – Internationale Amateursternwarte Gamsberg. [Updated version v2 of the image.] See Astrobin for details.

Great American Eclipse

Total Solar Eclipse 21 Aug 2017 – Totality Composite v2

 

Ein erstes Album mit Bildern von der totalen Sonnenfinsternis am 21. August 2017 in Oregon, USA, ist jetzt fertig. Zu finden auf Facebook, Google Fotos, OneDrive oder hinter dem “continue reading”-Link …

A first album with photos of the total solar eclipse on 21 Aug 2017 aka the “Great American Eclipse” in Oregon, USA, is now ready. To be found at Facebook, Google Photos, OneDrive or behind the “continue reading” link …

Lokation / location:

The Cove Palisades State Park near Culver, Oregon, USA

44°34’48.2″ N
121°15’42.0″ W
783 m

C1 9:06:34 PDT / 16:06:34 UT
C2 10:19:22 PDT / 17:19:22 UT
C3 10:21:19 PDT / 17:21:19 UT
C4 11:40:52 PDT / 18:40:52 UT

Totality duration 1m 57s.

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