Tag Archives: Astrophotograpy

A GEM FOR THE KING

A GEM FOR THE KING Image Credit & Copyright: Davide De Martin. CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and related links. Located 2500 light years away in the circumpolar constellation Cepheus, the “King of Aethiopia” is this … Continue reading

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THE LITTLE GHOST IN THE SERPENT BEARER

THE LITTLE GHOST IN THE SERPENT BEARER Photo Credit: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. CLICK photo for larger view and look below for information and links. Discovered by William Herschel in 1874, NGC 6369 or the Little Ghost Nebula is a … Continue reading

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GEMINIDS OVER TEIDE VOLCANO

GEMINIDS OVER TEIDE VOLCANO Photo Credit: Juan Carlos Casado of the 2013 Geminids Meteor Shower. CLICK for large size photo and see below for information and links. Prominent against the night sky stands the great Teide Volcano in the Canary … Continue reading

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THE MASSIVE BARRED SPIRAL GALAXY NGC 1300 – THE SPIRAL WITHIN A SPIRAL.

THE MASSIVE BARRED SPIRAL GALAXY NGC 1300 – THE SPIRAL WITHIN A SPIRAL. Photo By: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, September 2004 (CLICK photo for full size – links & fast facts below). Located nearly 70 million light years distant lies … Continue reading

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THE DAY THE EARTH SMILED – AT MERCURY?!

THE DAY THE EARTH SMILED – AT MERCURY?! Photo By: NASA Mercury Messenger Spacecraft. Shown at the bottom of the photo is an illustration of the relative positions of the Earth and Moon as Messenger viewed them (Links below). As … Continue reading

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