CCD Images by Dean Salman

CCD Photography
Astronomy prints are available from my Web site link above. Prints start at $10 for a 8x10.

CCD Image Library
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The Sharpless Catalog

Sharpless Catalog

The Sharpless Catalog project is my effort to capture the detail of the Sharpless Catalog using hydrogen-alpha, oxygen III, sulfur II, and normal color filters.

Great Scenery Photography

Great Scenery

Great Scenery is my daytime nature photography Web site

Saturday February 28, 2015                                                  New Date:

Locations: Tucson, Arizona       Latitude 32N       Longitude 110.9W

Sunrise 6:52 AM
Sunset 6:20 PM
Distance 92,123,859 Miles
Angular Size 32.29 Min. of Arc
Position 22hr 03min -8° 00'
Constellation Aquarius
Julian Date 2457081.917
Moonrise 2:15 PM
Moonset 3:24 AM
Distance 244,164 Miles
Angular Size 31 Min. of Arc
Position 6hr 26min 17° 47'
Constellation Gemini
Phase 71.82%
Lunar Phases
Full3/5/201518 05 UT
3rd Qtr3/13/201517 48 UT
New3/20/20159 36 UT
1st Qtr3/27/20157 42 UT
Full4/4/201512 05 UT
3rd Qtr4/12/20153 44 UT
New4/18/201518 57 UT

CCD Explorer Windows Software

CCD Explorer is a free Windows application that organizes your CCD images once they are processed.  It supports most graphic formats and has many features built into it.  In addition, the software has over 80,000 defined North American cities with longitude, latitude, time zones, other information.   Using defined cities, you can quickly look up information on the sun, moon, and planets.

CCD Explorer is FREE

Deep Sky Remote Observatory, Eastern Arizona

San Pedro Valley Observatory host remote observatories at a low monthly rental rate.
GSO 10 Inch F/8 RC mounted on a Astro-Physics 1200
QSI 583 WSG CCD, Lodestar Autoguider, AstroDon Filters
Automation - ACP