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 March 28, 2015                                                  New Date:

Locations: Tucson, Arizona       Latitude 32N       Longitude 110.9W

Sunrise 6:17 AM
Sunset 6:40 PM
Distance 92,822,601 Miles
Angular Size 32.05 Min. of Arc
Position 0hr 32min 2° 49'
Constellation Pices
Julian Date 2457109.625
Moonrise 1:03 PM
Moonset 2:06 AM
Distance 244,892 Miles
Angular Size 30 Min. of Arc
Position 7hr 03min 17° 12'
Constellation Gemini
Phase 55.90%
Lunar Phases
Full4/4/201512 05 UT
3rd Qtr4/12/20153 44 UT
New4/18/201518 57 UT
1st Qtr4/25/201523 55 UT
Full5/4/20153 42 UT
3rd Qtr5/11/201510 36 UT
New5/18/20154 13 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