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

Friday September 04, 2015                                                  New Date:

Locations: Tucson, Arizona       Latitude 32N       Longitude 110.9W

Sunrise 6:00 AM
Sunset 6:44 PM
Distance 93,791,947 Miles
Angular Size 31.72 Min. of Arc
Position 10hr 24min 7° 03'
Constellation Leo
Julian Date 2457270.375
Moonrise 11:22 PM
Moonset 12:23 PM
Distance 234,169 Miles
Angular Size 32 Min. of Arc
Position 4hr 11min 16° 30'
Constellation Taurus
Phase 66.56%
Lunar Phases
3rd Qtr9/5/20159 54 UT
New9/13/20156 41 UT
1st Qtr9/21/20158 59 UT
Full9/28/20152 50 UT
3rd Qtr10/4/201521 06 UT
New10/13/20150 06 UT
1st Qtr10/20/201520 31 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