Tuesday, December 30, 2014

It was a busy few days.....

I set up the scope Sunday morning and Sunday night out at the Witte Observatory.  Then Monday evening the skies were clear so I could not resist trying to get a photo of Comet Lovejoy.

Comet Lovejoy 20" 800 ISO
 Comet Lovejoy 20" 3200 ISO
 M42 (again) 10" 3200 ISO
 M42 (again) 30" 3200 ISO
 M66 30" 3200 ISO
  M66 30" 12800 ISO
 M81 10" 12800 IOS
  M81 20" 12800 IOS
 M82 30" ISO 800
 M82 30" ISO 3200

Then there's everybody's favorite.... the Moon!


Miscellaneous pics taken at the observatory :-)





Time to sleep..... lol =)


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I've lived in southeastern Iowa all of my life, now with my wonderful family ~ husband and 3 children. 

I've been teaching science now at the local community college for over 10 year now.  I teach both in the class room and online settings.  I have a passion for ALL PHYSICAL SCIENCE! 

Sometimes I both drift off to sleep and wake up thinking of science.  Science ROCKS ~ but even more so the Creator whose imagination thought up this wonderful universe we call home ROCKS EVEN MORE!  lol