Mid-Cheshire Astronomical Group 

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Look out for the North West Astronomy Festival - first weekend in July 2017  http://nwastrofest.co.uk/
  • Paul K - Rosette Nebula. 19.5 hours imaging (and a lot of experience!)
    Paul K - Rosette Nebula. 19.5 hours imaging (and a lot of experience!)
  • M82 image - (Craig) taken over 4 nights. Skywatcher 300PDS / Canon1100D (astro modded + lp clip) / NEQ6 / Guided with a 9x50 finder and ZWO ASI120MM. 90 x 5 mins (7hr 45mins) ISO800 exposures with flats added.
    M82 image - (Craig) taken over 4 nights. Skywatcher 300PDS / Canon1100D (astro modded + lp clip) / NEQ6 / Guided with a 9x50 finder and ZWO ASI120MM. 90 x 5 mins (7hr 45mins) ISO800 exposures with flats added.
  • Owen G - Moon, 99.5% full
    Owen G - Moon, 99.5% full
  • Jupiter (Crossland)
    Jupiter (Crossland)
  • (Craig H) Heart Nebula published on Valentine's Day
    (Craig H) Heart Nebula published on Valentine's Day
  • (Craig H) M51 - imaged in early 2017
    (Craig H) M51 - imaged in early 2017
  • Flame Nebula in Orion imaged from our club meeting site (Craig Howman)
    Flame Nebula in Orion imaged from our club meeting site (Craig Howman)
  • Solar flares (Paul Kummer)
    Solar flares (Paul Kummer)
  • Barnards Loop (Andrew Davies)
    Barnards Loop (Andrew Davies)
  • Venus, Mars & Moon conjunction - Jon Harty
    Venus, Mars & Moon conjunction - Jon Harty
  • New Year, New Moon (Craig Howman)
    New Year, New Moon (Craig Howman)
  • Moon in pastels (Jackie Goodwin)
    Moon in pastels (Jackie Goodwin)
  • Moon (Andrew Davies)
    Moon (Andrew Davies)
  • Andromeda Galaxy - M31 (Craig Howman)
    Andromeda Galaxy - M31 (Craig Howman)
  • Orion nebula (Andrew Davies)
    Orion nebula (Andrew Davies)
  • The ghost of Casseiopea (Paul Kummer)
    The ghost of Casseiopea (Paul Kummer)
  • Jupiter (Jon Harty)
    Jupiter (Jon Harty)
  • Sadr / Gamma Cygni area (Craig & John Howman)
    Sadr / Gamma Cygni area (Craig & John Howman)
  • Transit of Mercury detail (Owen Gwynne)
    Transit of Mercury detail (Owen Gwynne)
  • Transit of Mercury from the Old Pale carpark 09.05.2016
    Transit of Mercury from the Old Pale carpark 09.05.2016

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