CCD Images by Dean Salman

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

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

Weather Underground PWS KAZBENSO11

Sunday April 20, 2014                                                  New Date:

Locations: Tucson, Arizona       Latitude 32N       Longitude 110.9W

Sunrise 5:48 AM
Sunset 6:56 PM
Distance 93,437,181 Miles
Angular Size 31.85 Min. of Arc
Position 1hr 30min 11° 41'
Constellation Aries
Julian Date 2456768.292
Moonrise None
Moonset 10:19 AM
Distance 232,669 Miles
Angular Size 32 Min. of Arc
Position 18hr 47min -18° 01'
Constellation Sagittarius
Phase 76.16%
Lunar Phases
3rd Qtr4/22/20147 52 UT
New4/29/20146 14 UT
1st Qtr5/7/20143 15 UT
Full5/14/201419 16 UT
3rd Qtr5/21/201412 59 UT
New5/28/201418 40 UT
1st Qtr6/5/201420 39 UT
DateTime (UT)Event
4/22/201407:52Last Quarter Moon
4/22/201406:00Lynid Meteor Shower Peaks
4/23/201400:23Moon at Perigee
4/24/201422:00Moon passes 5 degrees north of Neptune
4/25/201423:00Moon passes 4 degrees north of Venus

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 - CCD Commander