- Black Eye
(image above is
reduced-size crop | other sizes: medium
24 million light years
Takahashi TOA-130F @ f/7.7
Takahashi EM200 Temma II
QSI 540wsg @ -15C
Astrodon Tru-Balance I-Series LRGB Gen
8x10min L (bin1x1); 2x5min ea RGB (bin2x2); AstroArt5, CS4 (cropped, 10xdarks/flats/fdarks/bias)
3 April 2014 - Las Cruces, NM
Published as Astronomy Magazine Picture of the Day,
3 Jun 15 (screenshot).
Published as Amateur Astronomy Picture of the Day (AAPOD),
7 Sep 14.
Published as Space.com
Space Image of the
Day, 25 Jul 14.
Relatively elusive object, but this result is a pretty big difference from
an earlier result I had some years
ago. You can see the earlier result,