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Jeff Johnson (jeffjastro)
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Amateur Astronomer in New Mexico, USA
Amateur Astronomer in New Mexico, USA

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3.7hrs of H-alpha - Cone Nebula region
http://jeffjastro.com Hi all :) This
is just a single channel/filter of data (H-alpha) - so, is monochrome -
but, it is getting close to 4hrs of data in just this channel. I am
still working the Lum (clear) and color (RGB) data, but this is from
data co...

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Horsehead Nebula and Flame Nebula (and surroundings)
http://jeffjastro.com Hi all, here is my latest processing result - this is from January and again, from my backyard in Las Cruces, NM. :) Horsehead Nebula and Flame Nebula (and surroundings): Larger/details: http://jeffjastro.com/dso/IC434_26Jan17.htm

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NGC 7331 Astronomy Magazine POD!
http://jeffjastro.com Hi all :) My NGC 7331 and Stephan's Quintet image was Astronomy Magazine's Picture of the Day on 16 Feb 2017! Here is a screengrab from yesterday: Original image is here: http://jeffjastro.com/dso/NGC7331_26Nov14.htm

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NGC 6888 and surroundings
http://jeffjastro.com Hi all :) Here is my latest result from the backyard - this was the same night as M31 (i.e., back on Thanksgiving eve): NGC 6888 (Crescent Nebula) and surroundings FS-60C, EM200, QSI540wsg 6x20min Ha, 2x5min L (bin1x1); 2x5min ea RGB (...

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Space.com features my B343 image in article!
http://jeffjastro.com Hi all :) Earlier this week on 8 Jan 2017, Space.com had an article which features my Barnard 343 (B343) image!  Here is a screengrab with a link to the article, below. Article: http://www.space.com/35234-dark-nebula-glows-red-amateur-...

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Astronomy Magazine Picture of Day (27 Dec 2016)
http://jeffjastro.com Hi all, Just noticed late last night (after the fact) that my IC 410 - Tadpoles Nebula image made Astronomy Magazine Picture of the Day this past Tuesday (27 Dec 16)! Here is a screengrab of the page: Original image is here:  http://je...

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M31 - Andromeda Galaxy
http://jeffjastro.com Hi all :)  Here is my latest result. I imaged this on Thanksgiving eve (23 Nov 2016) here in my city. As normal, imaged this using my backyard portable setup. Hope you enjoy - I was so happy to get out again after so much time since my...

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Re-visit of B343 data
http://jeffjastro.com Hi all :) Due to an exceptionally long time without imaging (due to weather and just generally bad timing), I re-visited data from 2013. Here is the result: Barnard
343 - Dark nebula in Cygnus More details on the image/data...

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M27: Astronomy Magazine POD - 4 Oct 16
http://jeffjastro.com Hi all :)  I was out for the better part of the month of October on a trip to China. Just before I left, my M27 image was featured by Astronomy Magazine as their Astronomy Picture of the Day (4 Oct 16)! Original image is here:  http://...

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M96 Group in Astronomical Society of Las Cruces publication
http://jeffjastro.com Hi all :)  Thanks to the Astronomical Society of Las Cruces (Clyde Tombaugh
co-founded) for featuring my M96 Galaxy Group image in the September
2016 issue. Here is a screengrab from their publication. Original image here:  http://je...
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