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

Wednesday October 01, 2014                                                  New Date:

Locations: Tucson, Arizona       Latitude 32N       Longitude 110.9W

Sunrise 6:17 AM
Sunset 6:08 PM
Distance 93,105,678 Miles
Angular Size 31.95 Min. of Arc
Position 12hr 20min -3° 10'
Constellation Virgo
Julian Date 2456931.750
Moonrise 1:06 PM
Moonset 11:57 PM
Distance 234,913 Miles
Angular Size 32 Min. of Arc
Position 18hr 46min -18° 25'
Constellation Sagittarius
Phase 39.87%
Lunar Phases
1st Qtr10/1/201419 32 UT
Full10/8/201410 50 UT
3rd Qtr10/15/201419 12 UT
New10/23/201421 56 UT
1st Qtr10/31/20142 48 UT
Full11/6/201422 23 UT
3rd Qtr11/14/201415 15 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