Tag Archives: Perseus

The Great Double Cluster of Perseus

  Image Credit & Copyright: Vangelis Souglakos In the northern hemisphere, on a clear night you have the ability to view one of the most beautiful star clusters in the night sky; the Perseus double. One look at this object … Continue reading

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Time for August’s Perseids Meteor Shower

Image Credit & Copyright: Me of Iridium satellite 6.  I don’t have any meteor shower images yet, my bad. If you want to see a meteor shower, this will be the one to watch in 2015. The morning of Tuesday, … Continue reading

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PERSEUS-A: GALACTIC DESTRUCTION AT ITS FINEST.

PERSEUS-A: GALACTIC DESTRUCTION AT ITS FINEST. Photo Credit: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope/Chandra X-ray Observatory and the Very Large Array (NRAO): CLICK photo to view full size and look below for links and information. This is a combined image of NGC … Continue reading

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THE GREAT DOUBLE CLUSTER OF PERSEUS – LOOK FOR IT WHILE METEOR WATCHING THIS WEEK.

THE GREAT DOUBLE CLUSTER OF PERSEUS – LOOK FOR IT WHILE METEOR WATCHING THIS WEEK. Photo By: Vangelis Souglakos In the northern hemisphere each and every (clear) night you have the ability to view the most beautiful star cluster in … Continue reading

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THE CALIFORNIA NEBULA IN A DIFFERENT LIGHT.

THE CALIFORNIA NEBULA IN A DIFFERENT LIGHT. Photo By: Bob Franke of Focal Pointe Observatory: http://bf-astro.com/index.htm This photo is of the beautiful and famous NGC 1499 or as its known; the California Nebula and its floodlight Menkhib. An emission nebula … Continue reading

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