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The silver Dollar Galaxy


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Latest image on the yahoo group the silver dollar galaxy imaging by Martin junius taken in Namibia processed by me in Startools 

Image Contributor -  Martin Junius

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     Martin Junius CC BY SA license at


     and DSLR-AIP at


Scope: Phillip Keller Cassegrain 20"

Mount: Liebscher Montierung

Guiding: OAG with Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2, Phd2 Guiding

Guide Scope: OAG

Camera: Canon 700D

Special Settings:

ISO: 800

Exposure: 280 minutes (35 x 8 minutes)

Location: IAS Observatory, Hakos, Namibia

Processing Software: Calibration and Stacking in Luc Coiffier's Deep 

Sky Stacker; image capture via O'Telescope Corp's Backyard EOS

Support Files: 9 Darks, 20 Flats, 50 Bias

co48 silver dollar2 -Martin junius -Namibia


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5 minutes ago, philjay said:

I was about to give you POTM there Dave :D then I read the text. Stunning isnt it.

lol Please dont id feel id robbed somebody :D ,certainly is a stunning target and a joy to process :thumbsup:

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