Photographic Data

All photographs were taken with a 5-inch f/6 Astro-Physics refractor by Rajiv Gupta. Except where indicated, hypered Kodak Technical Pan 2415 film was used.

  • Cover: M31 with companions M32 and M110, 80 minute exposure.
  • January: Partial Solar Eclipse, July 21, 1990, 1/60 second exposure on unhypered Kodak Technical Pan, telescope working at f/14.
  • February: Horsehead Nebula, 72 minute exposure with a Deep Sky Filter.
  • March: M81 and M82, 28 minute exposure.
  • April: M65 and M66, 50 minute exposure.
  • May: Virgo Cluster, 60 minute exposure.
  • June: First Quarter Moon, 1/60 sec exposure, telescope working at f/11.
  • July: M9, 60 minute exposure.
  • August: M8 and M20, 50 minute exposure.
  • September: Veil Nebula, 80 minute exposure with a red filter.
  • October: Cocoon Nebula, 70 minute exposure.
  • November: NGC 253, 30 minute exposure.
  • December: M42, 25 minute exposure, telescope working at f/11.
    PubType: 
    Calendar
    Year: 
    1992
    Month: 
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    MonthNum: 
    1
    Pages: 
    28
    AttachmentSize
    PDF icon 1992 Observer's Calendar (PDF)6.69 MB
    Author: 
    WMacDonald