The complete collection of Kopernik Observatory's Pictures of
Nebulae, Star Clusters, and Galaxies
{ Except the Messier Objects - Click here for Messier}

~ Stephan's Quintet, Compact Galaxy Group

CCD image of five galaxies; NGC 7317, 7318A, 7318B, 7319, & 7320

Abell 262, Galaxy Cluster (see NGC 708 below).

CCD image of 14 or more galaxies.

Abell 272, aka Zwicky 0152+33, A Galaxy Cluster in Triangulum

CCD image of ten or more galaxies.

Albireo, (Beta Cygni), Double Star in Cygnus

Color image using a Canon D40 DSLR thru Kopernik’s 20 inch F/8.1 telescope

ESO 576-40, Spiral Galaxy; includes Supernova 1997br

9 Minute exposure using an SBIG ST-6 thru Kopernik’s 20 inch F/8.1 telescope

Hickson 44, Compact Group of 4 Galaxies in Leo

Includes Galaxies NGC 3185, NGC 3187, NGC 3190, and NGC 3193

Hickson 56, Compact Group of 5 Galaxies in Ursa Major

A 15 Minute exposure using an SBIG ST-9E camera thru Kopernik’s 20 inch F/8.1 telescope

Hickson 57, Compact Group of 8 Galaxies in Leo; aka Copeland’s Septet

Septet, a compact group of 8 galaxies; color STL-1301E image.

Hickson 76, Compact Group of 7 Galaxies

Includes galaxies NGC 5944, NGC 5942, and NGC 5941, plus four others.

Hickson 82, Compact Group of 4 Galaxies

Includes Galaxies NGC 6161, NGC 6162, NGC 6163, and PGC 58231

Hickson 86, Compact Group of 4 Galaxies

Also includes elliptical galaxy ESO 461-5; a 10 minute ST-9E image taken at F/4.

Hickson 99, Compact Group of 5 Galaxies

CCD image taken at 3:00 UT on November 22, 2006; a 15 minute exposure with the STL-1301E camera.

Horse Head Nebula, CCD Image thru our 20 inch

The image shows only a small part of this vast complex of gas, dust, and newly forming stars; Color and B&W CCD images taken with new STL-1301E and old ST-9E cameras.

McNeil's Nebula, Reflection Nebula in Orion

Nebula related to a proto-star; discovered in January 2004; This image was taken with STL-1301E camera in March 2005..

Theta Orionis, Quadruple Star, aka "The Trapezium"

Color image with H-alpha Luminance; ST-9E camera.

IC 391, a Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001b

Image taken on 2/19/01; CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope

IC 755, a Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 1999an

Image taken on 4/11/99; CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope

IC 1158, a Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2000cb

Image taken on 6/24/00; CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope

IC 1276, a Globular Star Cluster in Serpens; aka Palomar 7

A ST-9E CCD image; very dim and lose cluster.

IC 1369, an Open Star Cluster in Cygnus

A ST-9E CCD image; cluster has about 40 stars.

IC 1468, a Lenticular Galaxy, with Supernova 2000dn; plus Galaxy IC 1467

Image taken on 10/20/00; IC 1467 & 1468 are two dim 15th magnitude galaxies in Pisces.

IC 1473, a Lenticular Galaxy in Pegasus

Image includes a faint 17th magnitude companion.

IC 1535, a Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2000cz; the NGC 51 Galaxy Cluster

Image taken on 8/5/00; Cluster of 6 Galaxies including NGC 51, NGC 49, NGC 48, IC 1534, IC 1535, and IC 1536.

IC 1610, a Lenticular Galaxy, with Supernova 2000dr

CCD Image taken on 10/23/00.

IC 2461, an Edge-on Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2002bx

Image taken at 5:05 UT on 5/4/02.

IC 3528, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001 z, and Spiral Galaxy NGC 4540

A third Dwarf Elliptical Galaxy appears in this CCD image taken on 3/20/01

IC 4229, Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001ae

A CCD image thru our 20-inch telescope taken on April 27, 2001.

IC 4601, A Reflection Nebula in Scorpius

An image taken with ST-9E camera thru our 20 inch telescope working at F/4.

IC 5145, a Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2003hy

ST-9E CCD image taken Dec 28, 2003 at 0:35 UT; Is this really a supernova, or an outburst from a blue giant star?

IC 5146, The “Cocoon Nebula” in Cygnus

An H-alpha narrow-band CCD image taken thru our 20-inch telescope working at F/5.3.

NGC 40, a Planetary Nebula in Cepheus

ST-9E CCD Camera image thru our 20-inch telescope.

NGC 68, brightest galaxy in a group of eight; Galaxy Cluster Arp 113

Includes Galaxies NGC 67, 67A, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, & 72A

NGC 105, a Spiral Galaxy, with supernova 1997cw

Image taken on 11/19/97; CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope working at F/4.9; 10 min. exposure.

NGC 147, a dwarf Elliptical Galaxy

A possible companion of M-31; CCD Image taken thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 185, a peculiar dwarf Elliptical Galaxy

Has unusual dust patch; possible companion of M-31. A CCD Image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 246, a Planetary Nebula in Cetus

Irregular disk with traces of ring structure. A CCD Image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 252, a Lenticular Galaxy, with Supernova 1998de

A 6 minute CCD exposure taken on 8/20/98

NGC 281, an Emission Nebula; IC 1590, an Open Star Cluster

A mosaic taken with an h-alpha filter thru Kopernik’s 20-inch telescope working at F/5.

NGC 309, a face-on Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 1999ge

A 6 minute CCD exposure taken on 12/9/99

NGC 382, 383, 386, 387, UGC 679, & center of Arp 331 Pisces Galaxy Chain, and Supernova 2000dk

A CCD exposure taken on Oct. 20, 2000 at 1:30 UT, plus a second image taken on Nov. 17, 1999.

NGC 404, a Lenticular Galaxy in Pegasus

10-min. exposure taken using an SBIG ST-6 thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 450 and UGC 807, Spiral Galaxies in Cetus

10-min. exposure taken using an SBIG ST-6 thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 495, 498, 499, Galaxy group, and Supernova 1999ef

CCD Image taken on Dec. 2nd, 1999

NGC 520, ARP 157, a pair of colliding Spiral Galaxies

10-min. exposure taken using an SBIG ST-6 thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 523, ARP 158, with Supernova 2001 en.

ST-9E CCD image taken on 10/19/01 at 0:35 UT.

NGC 524, Lenticular Galaxy, with Supernova 2000cx

CCD Image taken on Aug. 5th, 2000.

NGC 632, Lenticular Galaxy, with Supernova 1998es

CCD Images taken on 11/19/98 and 12/10/98

NGC 663, Open Star Cluster in Cassiopeia

STL-1301E image taken thru KAS Member G. Normandin’s 10-inch RC Cassegrain; field is 24x30 arc min.

NGC 673, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001 fa

ST-9E CCD image taken on 12/12/01 at 2:25 UT.

NGC 706, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001ed

CCD image taken at 1:10 UT on 10/19/01

NGC 708, Elliptical Galaxy; Abell 262, Galaxy Cluster, NGC 703, NGC 704, NGC 705, NGC 709, NGC 710

14 or more galaxies in Andromeda. ST-9E CCD image covers only the center of Abell 262. A negative version of the image provides identification of the galaxies.

NGC 710, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2002 eo

This galaxy is another member of Galaxy Cluster Abell 262.

NGC 735, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2000dj

NGC 735 is a part of triple system Zwicky 146.

NGC 759, Elliptical Galaxy in Abell 262, with Supernova 2002fb

This galaxy is another member of Galaxy Cluster Abell 262, as is Spiral Galaxy 1434, which is in this image.

NGC 772, Spiral Galaxy, NGC 770 Elliptical Galaxy, with Supernovae 2003hl and 2003iq

Two supernovae in one galaxy! Image taken on Nov 16, 2003.

NGC 799, Barred Spiral Galaxy, NGC 800 Spiral Galaxy, Supernovae 2004dt

15.6 minute ST-9E exposure taken at 4:00 UT on September 19, 2004.

NGC 846, Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2003ja

15 min. ST-9E CCD exposure taken at 3:25 UT on Dec 28, 2003. NGC 846 is also NGC 847.

NGC 869, NGC 884, and NGC 957, aka 'The Double Cluster'

Color Photo with Kopernik’s 8 inch F/1.5 Schmidt Camera

NGC 895, Spiral Galaxy, and supernova 2003id

Color image with ST-9E camera taken Sept 21, 2003 at 4:45 UT; Note that NGC 894 is one of the spiral arms in this galaxy.

NGC 918, Spiral Galaxy, and supernova 2009js

Color image with STL-1301E taken Nov 18, 2009 at 00:20 UT

NGC 935, and IC 1801, ARP 276, a pair of colliding Spiral Galaxies

12 min. exposure taken using an SBIG ST-6 thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 969, 970, 974, Galaxy group, and supernova 1997dp

A CCD Image taken on 11/19/97 that also includes a few more distant galaxies.

NGC 1003, a Spiral Galaxy in Perseus with several background galaxies.

CCD Image thru 20" telescope.

NGC 1055, an edge-on Spiral Galaxy with dust lane.

A companion of M-77; color CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope using STL-1301E camera; 1.5 hour exposure.

NGC 1087, an unusual Barred Spiral Galaxy

A low surface brightness system that lies near M-77

NGC 1090; a Barred Spiral Galaxy with a pseudo inner ring

CCD Image thru 20" telescope; near M-77.

NGC 1094 and MCG 0-8-14, a pair of Spiral Galaxies

CCD Image thru 20" telescope; near M-77.

NGC 1160 and NGC 1161, Galaxies in Perseus

A spiral galaxy and a lenticular galaxy with an Active Nucleus

NGC 1355 and NGC 1358, Galaxies in Eridanus; Supernova 2009im

A CCD image taken at 4:10 UT on Nov 18, 2009; 14-minute exposure.

NGC 1435, Merope Nebula, in Pleiades

A color CCD image with STL-1301E camera thru Kopernik’s 20-inch telescope working at F/5.

NGC 1501, A Planetary Nebula; irregular disk.

Color CCD image; 10 min. LRGB with MX-716 camera.

NGC 1513, an Open Star Cluster in Perseus

A CCD image; cluster has about 50 stars.

NGC 1514, A Planetary Nebula; irregular disk.

Color CCD image; 10 min. LRGB with MX-716 camera.

NGC 1611, NGC 1612, NGC 1613, MCG-1-12-28, four Spiral Galaxies in Eridanus

Includes Supernova 2000fm in NGC 1612; part of the NGC 1600 Galaxy Group.

NGC 1612, Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2000fm, plus Spiral Galaxy MCG-1-12-28

11 min. exposure taken on Feb. 19, 2001, using an SBIG ST-6 thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 1624, a Nebula and Open Star Cluster in Perseus

An emission nebula with cluster of 12 stars; 12 min. exposure with ST-9E thru our 20-inch working at F/4.

NGC 1637, Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 1999em

7 min. exposure taken on Dec. 2, 1999, using an SBIG ST-6 thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 1643, A Spiral Galaxy

A CCD image of a dim and distant face-on spiral.

NGC 1721, NGC 1723, NGC 1725, NGC 1728, Galaxy Group in Eridanus

A 15 minute exposure thru our 20-inch telescope

NGC 1788, a Reflection Nebula; Lynds 1616 a Dark Nebula

A CCD image taken with ST-9E camera thru our 20-inch telescope working at F/4.

NGC 1832, Barred Spiral Galaxy, and Supernova 2009kr

A 16 min exposure thru our 20-inch telescope with a STL-1301E camera taken on Nov 18, 2009 at 5:00UT.

NGC 1907, an Open Star Cluster in Auriga

A CCD image; cluster has about 30 stars.

NGC 1924, A Barred Spiral Galaxy in Orion

12 min. exposure taken using an SBIG ST-6 thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 1977, NGC 1975, NGC 1973: A Reflection Nebula in Orion; aka “The Running Man Nebula”

Image is a 10:10:20 minute RGB exposure with a STL-1301E CCD camera thru our 20-inch telescope working at F/5.

NGC 1999, A Reflection Nebula in Orion

One Degree south of M-42; includes two Herbig-Haro Objects; a CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope

NGC 2022, A Planetary Nebula in Orion

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 2024, the Flame Nebula in Orion

A 40 min color exposure with STL-1301E camera thru 20-inch working at F/5.

NGC 2064, A Reflection Nebula in Orion

ST-9E CCD image taken at F/5. Includes McNeil's Nebula.

NGC 2071, A Reflection Nebula in Orion, wide-field image

Wide field CCD image of the M-78 area; taken with an 80mm refractor.

NGC 2071, A Reflection Nebula in Orion, color image

Color image taken at F/5 with STL-1301E CCD camera; field of view is about 18x18 arc minutes.

NGC 2146, An Edge-on Barred Spiral Galaxy in Camelopardalis; Supernova 2005V

STL-1301E image taken at 2:45 UT on Feb 6, 2005; ST-6 image taken in Feb 2001. This disturbed galaxy has a nuclear bulge with many irregular absorption markings and two smooth warped spiral arms. A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 2245, A Reflection Nebula in Monoceros

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 2264, (only part), Nebulosity near variable star "S Monocerotis"

Part of "The Christmas Tree Cluster" & Emission Nebula; color CCD image with STL-1301 E camera thru 20-inch telescope working at F/5.

NGC 2264, (only part), "The Cone Nebula"

Color CCD image taken with STL-1301E camera thru our 20-inch telescope working at F/5.

NGC 2301, Open Star Cluster in Monoceros

Color CCD image taken with STL-1301E camera thru our 20-inch telescope working at F/5.

NGC 2329, Elliptical Galaxy; Abell 569, Galaxy Cluster in Lynx

Ten galaxies in Lynx. CCD image covers only the center of Abell 569.

NGC 2344, A Face-on Spiral Galaxy in Lynx

An ST-9E CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 2359, A Nebula in Canis Major; aka "Thor's Helmet"

CCD image of a "bubble" nebula that surrounds a Wolf-Rayet Star.

NGC 2371, Planetary Nebula, in Gemini, aka NGC 2372

An irregular disk, bipolar, with faint "polar caps"; color CCD image with STL-1301E camera.

NGC 2392, Planetary Nebula with ring and disk, aka "The Eskimo Nebula"

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 2403, Spiral Galaxy in Camelopardalis; with Supernova 2004dj

Color CCD image taken with STL-1301E camera thru our 20-inch telescope working at F/5.3. The image was taken starting at 3:00 UT on Feb 1, 2005..

NGC 2420, Open Star Cluster in Gemini

A color CCD image taken with STL-1301E camera.

NGC 2423, Open Star Cluster in Puppis

Near M-47; Color image taken with Canon DSLR thru Brandon 80mm APO refractor.

NGC 2438, Planetary Nebula, ring; located within M-46"

5.8 min. exposure taken using an SBIG ST-6 thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 2595, Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 1999aa.

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope taken on 4/11/99

NGC 2604, Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2002 ce.

Includes Irregular Galaxy MCG 5-20-23. CCD image taken on 5/6/02 at 2:10 UT.

NGC 2608, Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001 bg.

An ST-9E CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope taken on 5/16/01

NGC 2623, ARP 243, colliding Galaxies

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope

NGC 2742, a Spiral Galaxy in Ursa Major

CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope working at F/4.9; 10 min. exposure.

NGC 2820, NGC 2814, & IC 2458, Galaxies in Ursa Major

CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope working at F/4.9; 10 min. exposure.

NGC 2841, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 1999by.

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope taken on 5/11/99

NGC 2903, a Barred Spiral Galaxy in Leo

A ST-9E CCD Camera image thru our 20 inch F/8.1 telescope.

NGC 2929, NGC 2930, NGC 2931, a group of five Spiral Galaxies in Leo

Includes Spiral Galaxies MCG 4-23-21 and 4-23-22; 10 minute CCD image taken with STL-1301E camera thru our 20 inch F/8.1 telescope.

NGC 3020, NGC 3016, NGC 3019, NGC 3024 Galaxy Group in Leo

CCD image taken with STL-1301E camera thru our 20 inch F/8.1 telescope.

NGC 3057 a Barred Spiral Galaxy; includes Supernova 1997cx.

CCD Image taken thru our 20 inch scope on 7/26/97

NGC 3077, An Irregular Galaxy in Ursa Major

Images thru Kopernik's 20-inch telescope and the Hubble Space Telescope; NGC 3077 is a part of the M-81 galaxy group.

NGC 3079 a Spiral Galaxy in Ursa Major; with Supernova 2001 ci.

ST-9E CCD Camera image taken May 16, 2001 at 4:00 UT.

NGC 3147 a face-on Spiral Galaxy; includes Supernova 1997bq.

CCD images thru our 20 inch scope, including Supernova 1997bq on 5/27/97

NGC 3147 a face-on Spiral Galaxy; includes Supernova 2008fv.

Color STL 1301E image taken at 3:00UT, Oct 7, 2008

NGC 3166, NGC 3165, NGC 3169, a Galaxy Group in Sextans.

Mosaic of three images; also shows Supernova 2003cg.

NGC 3169 a Spiral Galaxy in Sextans; includes Supernova 2003cg.

ST-9E CCD Camera image taken May 5, 2003 at 2:05UT.

NGC 3184, a face-on Spiral Galaxy; includes Supernova 1999 gi

Faint surface brightness; Two CCD images thru our 20 inch scope, including Supernova 1999gi on 4/1/00.

NGC 3185, NGC 3190, NGC 3193, Galaxies in Leo

These three galaxies are a part of galaxy group Hickson 44 - Arp 316

NGC 3190, Supernova 2002 bo

Color image taken at 2:10 UT on April 2, 2002

NGC 3198, a Barred Spiral Galaxy; includes Supernova 1999bw

CCD image taken on 5/11/99

NGC 3240, a Spiral Galaxy in Hydra

A dim 14th magnitude galaxy with a dimmer companion.

NGC 3242, a Planetary Nebula in Hydra, aka "The Ghost of Jupiter"

Image includes two faint background galaxies; CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 3338, A face-on Spiral Galaxy in Leo

CCD Image taken thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 3362, A Spiral Galaxy in Leo; with Supernova 2001 y

CCD Image taken thru our 20 inch telescope on March 19, 2001.

NGC 3384, A nearly edge-on Lenticular Galaxy

Part of the Leo Group; near M-95, M-96, and M-105; a color image taken with STL-1301E CCD camera.

NGC 3389, A Spiral Galaxy

Part of the Leo Group; near M-95, M-96, and M-105; a color image taken with STL-1301E CCD camera.

NGC 3395, and NGC 3396, ARP 270, a pair of interacting Galaxies

CCD Image taken thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 3404, a Barred Spiral Galaxy; Supernova 2008bt

Image taken May 1, 2008 at 2:30 UT.

NGC 3486, a Barred Spiral Galaxy in Leo Minor

A color CCD image taken thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 3504, a Barred Spiral Galaxy; Supernova 2001ac

CCD Image taken thru our 20 inch telescope taken on March 19, 2001.

NGC 3521, Spiral Galaxy in Leo

A color CCD image taken thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 3628, An Edge-on Spiral Galaxy

Part of the Leo Triplet that includes M-65 & M-66; a 60 minute color exposure with STL-1301E CCD camera thru the Kopernik 20-inch working at F/5.

NGC 3690 / Arp 299, a Galaxy pair; Supernova 2005U.

Together with Galaxy IC 694, the 3 galaxies are ARP 299 12 minute exposure taken at 4:20 UT on Feb 6, 2005 using STL-1301E camera.

NGC 3718, Arp 214, a disturbed Spiral Galaxy in Ursa Major

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope, plus HST, Palomar, & Radio images.

NGC 3719, and NGC 3720, a pair Spiral Galaxies in Leo

ST-9 CCD image taken on Apr. 7, 2002 at 2:45 UT.

NGC 3746, Supernova 2005ba, and 7 more galaxies of Copeland’s Septet, a compact galaxy group in Leo

STL 1301E color image taken at 00:30 UT on April 10, 2005; also see Hickson 57 above.

NGC 3786, and NGC 3788, ARP 294, a pair of interacting Galaxies in Ursa Major; Supernova 2004bd

Color CCD Image taken on April 16, 2004 at 1:40 UT, plus a ST-6 image from 1999.

NGC 3810, a face-on Spiral Galaxy in Leo; Supernova 2000ew.

CCD images from March 20, 2001 and April 1999.

NGC 3877, a Spiral Galaxy with Supernova 1998s.

4 Minute exposure taken on 3/26/98; one of the brightest supernovae in 1998.

NGC 3938, a Spiral Galaxy in Ursa Major, with Supernova 2005ay.

STL 1301E color image taken at 03:15 UT on April 12, 2005

NGC 3949, a Spiral Galaxy with Supernova 2000db.

CCD image taken on Aug. 22, 2000 at 2:18 UT.

NGC 3953, a Spiral Galaxy with Supernova 2001dp.

ST-9 CCD image taken on Aug. 22, 2001 at 2:30 UT.

NGC 3987, a Spiral Galaxy with Supernova 2001v.

CCD image taken on Mar. 19, 2001 at 2:45 UT.

NGC 3997, a Barred Spiral Galaxy with Supernova 2004aw, plus Galaxies NGC 3993, NGC 3989, and NGC 3987.

Color CCD Image taken on April 16, 2004 at 2:30 UT. Part of a galaxy group in Leo.

NGC 4038, and NGC 4039, interacting galaxy pair – aka The Antennae, Supernova 2004gt.

A color CCD image taken April 10, 2005 at 4:30UT, using the STL-1301E camera thru our 20-inch scope.

NGC 4045, and NGC 4045A, Spiral Galaxies in Virgo

CCD image thru our 20 inch scope.

NGC 4065, Elliptical Galaxy and Galaxy Group in Coma Berenices

CCD image with STL-1301E camera thru 20-inch telescope working at F/5; Group of 11 Galaxies

NGC 4088, a Spiral Galaxy in Ursa Major with Supernova 2009dd

A color CCD image taken May 19, 2009 at 3:00 UT, using the STL-1301E camera thru our 20-inch scope.

NGC 4102, a rather strange Spiral Galaxy.

CCD image thru our 20 inch scope.

NGC 4147, a Globular Star Cluster in Coma Berenices

CCD image thru our 20 inch scope.

NGC 4242, a Spiral Galaxy with Supernova 2002bu

CCD Image with ST-9 camera taken at 3:00 UT on Apr. 2, 2002.

NGC 4292, and NGC 4301, Spiral Galaxies and companions of M-61

CCD image with STL-1301E camera thru 20-inch telescope working at F/5

NGC 4298, and NGC 4302, a close pair of Spiral Galaxies

9 min. exposure taken using an SBIG ST-6 thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 4319, Barred Spiral Galaxy, and Galaxy MK 205

A classic example of the Quasar red shift controversy.

NGC 4361, A planetary nebula

CCD image thru Kopernik's 20 inch telescope

NGC 4384, a Spiral Galaxy with Supernova 2000de.

CCD image taken on Aug. 22, 2000 at 2:51 UT.

NGC 4394, a Barred Spiral Galaxy; with M-85

CCD image with ST-9 camera & 20 inch telescope working at F/4.

NGC 4402, a Spiral Galaxy

CCD image with ST-9 camera & 20 inch telescope.

NGC 4435, NGC 4438, "The Eyes", Arp 120, a Pair of Galaxies in Virgo

CCD image thru Kopernik's 20 inch telescope.

NGC 4437 an Edge-on Spiral Galaxy in Virgo; see NGC 4517 below.

This galaxy is also NGC 4517 (see below).

NGC 4449 an Irregular Galaxy in Canes Venatici

CCD image thru Kopernik's 20 inch telescope.

NGC 4486A, NGC 4486B, NGC 4488, IC 3443, UGC 7652, Elliptical Galaxies in Virgo near M-87

Elliptical Galaxies near M-87; a color CCD image taken with STL-1301E thru 20-inch telescope.

NGC 4490, Barred Spiral Galaxy, NGC 4485, Irregular Galaxy (aka Arp 269) in Canes Venatici; includes Supernova SN 2008ax

An interacting pair of galaxies; color CCD image taken at 4:30 UT on March 30, 2008.

NGC 4517 an Edge-on Spiral Galaxy in Virgo

A STL-1301E CCD image thru our 20-inch telescope; this galaxy is also NGC 4437.

NGC 4540, Spiral Galaxy: see IC 3528 above

Three galaxies & Supernova 2001 z; in Coma Berenices

NGC 4550 & NGC 4551, a pair of galaxies in Virgo; and Quasar 1232+125

CCD image includes 2 other faint galaxies, and 10 Billion light year distant Quasar 1232+125.

NGC 4559, a Spiral Galaxy in Coma Berenices

Includes HST Infrared image of NGC 4559's Bar and Nucleus.

NGC 4565, An Edge-on Spiral Galaxy in Coma Berenices; plus NGC 4562, Edge-on Spiral Galaxy

Color CCD image taken with STL-1301E camera thru Kopernik's 20 inch telescope working at F/5.

NGC 4567 & NGC 4568 Spiral Galaxies in Virgo; aka “The Siamese Twins”; Supernova 2004cc

A 20 minute color ST-9E CCD exposure centered at 3:00 UT June 24, 2004

NGC 4647 & NGC 4649 (M-60), a close pair of galaxies; aka Arp 116

CCD image thru Kopernik's 20 inch telescope

NGC 4651, Arp 189, a face-on Spiral Galaxy.

CCD image thru Kopernik's 20 inch telescope

NGC 4656 & NGC 4657, a peculiar pair of interacting galaxies

10 min. exposure taken using an SBIG ST-6 thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 4676, "The Mice"; a pair of interacting galaxies; aka Arp 242

Two versions of a 10 min. exposure taken using an SBIG ST-6 thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 4680, a peculiar galaxy pair; also Supernova 1997bp

10 min. exposure taken on 5/5/97 using an SBIG ST-6 thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 4725, a Spiral Galaxy.

Two CCD images thru our 20 inch scope

NGC 4727, NGC 4724, and NGC 4726; also Supernova 2003eg

NGC 4727 & 4724 are an interacting pair; tow other dim galaxies are involved; A 9 min. exposure taken on 5/19/03 at 2:30 UT.

NGC 4900, a Barred Spiral Galaxy; includes Supernova 1999br

CCD image taken on 5/11/99

NGC 4933A, B, &C; three Galaxies in Virgo; aka Arp 176

NGC 4933 contains a prominent dust lane; A & B form an interacting pair.

NGC 4939, A Spiral Galaxy in Virgo

Includes HST image of NGC 4939's Seyfert II Active Galactic Nucleus

NGC 5033, A Spiral Galaxy in Virgo

Color image taken with STL-1301E camera with 20-inch working at F/5.3

NGC 5053 a Globular Star Cluster in Coma Berenices

Image includes 16.4 magnitude Lenticular Galaxy CGCG 101-17; ST-9E image taken at F/4.

NGC 5054, a Spiral Galaxy in Virgo; includes Supernova 2004ab

Image taken on May 19, 2004 at 3:50 UT; includes the small spiral galaxy MCG -3-34-40; possibly interacting with NGC 5054.

NGC 5068 a face-on spiral galaxy

Galaxy, very large; low surface brightness. A CCD Image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 5084, an edge-on lenticular galaxy

A very elongated, pecular galaxy with a bright core. A CCD Image taken thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 5170, an edge-on spiral galaxy in Virgo

A 10 minute exposure with ST-9E CCD camera thru Kopernik’s 20-inch F/8.1 telescope.

NGC 5247, a face-on spiral galaxy in Virgo

A 10 minute exposure with ST-9E CCD camera thru Kopernik’s 20-inch F/8.1 telescope.

NGC 5257 and NGC 5258, aka ARP 240

Interacting Spiral Galaxies in Virgo.

NGC 5278, and NGC 5279, ARP 239; Supernova 2001ai

CCD image taken on 4/20/01, 2:11 UT; includes Spiral Galaxies UGC 8671 and MCG +9-22-94.

NGC 5296, and NGC 5297, pair of interacting Galaxies

Pair is in Canes Venatici; a 15 minute exposure with STL-1301E CCD camera thru Kopernik’s 20-inch F/8.1 telescope.

NGC 5301, Spiral Galaxy; Supernova 2009at

STL-1301E CCD image thru our 20-inch telescope taken 5/13/09 at 3:10 UT

NGC 5395, and NGC 5394, ARP 84; Supernova 2000cr

CCD image taken on 7/6/00, 4:42 UT.

NGC 5466, a Globular Cluster in Bootes

A color CCD Image taken with STL-1301E camera thru our 20 inch telescope working at F/5.

NGC 5468, and NGC 5472, Spiral Galaxies; with Supernova 2002cr

ST-9E CCD Camera image thru our 20-inch telescope taken 5/6/02 at 5:05 UT.

NGC 5468, and NGC 5472, Spiral Galaxies; with Supernova 2005P

STL-1301E Camera image taken 4/10/05 at 5:50UT.

NGC 5490, an Elliptical Galaxy; includes Supernova 1997cn.

CCD images thru our 20 inch scope, including Supernova 1997cn on 5/28/97

NGC 5534, a Spiral Galaxy & Companion; includes Supernova 2001bq.

ST-9E CCD Camera image thru our 20-inch telescope taken 6/10/01 at 3:55 UT.

NGC 5682, NGC 5683, & NGC 5689, Spiral Galaxies; Quasar HB-89 1432+489; Supernova 2002db.

ST-9E CCD images; mosaic of two images taken 6/1/02 at 5:00 UT

NGC 5698, a Barred Spiral Galaxy in Bootes; Supernova 2005bc.

STL-1301E Camera image taken 4/12/05 at 4:00UT.

NGC 5701, a rather unusual Lenticular Galaxy with a bar & outer ring

A CCD Image taken thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 5746, an Edge-on Spiral Galaxy in Virgo

Two versions of a 10 minute CCD exposure thru our 20 inch telescope working at F/4.9.

NGC 5866, a Lenticular Galaxy with dust lane.

Is this M-102???? A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 5907, an edge-on Spiral Galaxy with dust lane.

Two CCD images thru our 20 inch telescope; one at F/8 and one at F/5.

NGC 5921, a Barred Spiral Galaxy with Supernova 2001x.

Two CCD images: one with sn 2001x taken 4/20/01 and one taken in Aug. 1995.

NGC 5965, an edge-on Spiral Galaxy with Supernova 2001cm.

ST-9E CCD image taken on June 10, 2001 at 4:50 UT.

NGC 6015, a Spiral Galaxy with knotty arms.

A 10 minute CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6027, Galaxy Group, aka Seyfert's Sextet.

Also known as Compact Galaxy Group Hickson 79

NGC 6038, a Spiral Galaxy with Supernova 1999cc.

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope taken on June 13th, 1999

NGC 6051, IC 4588, Galaxies and Galaxy Cluster in Serpens

A very distant galaxy cluster nearly .5 billion light years away; STL 1301E image taken at F/5.1

NGC 6058, A Planetary Nebula in Hercules

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6063, a Spiral Galaxy with Supernova 1999ac.

This supernova was still bright when we imaged it nearly 4 months after discovery.

NGC 6104, a disturbed Spiral Galaxy in Corona Borealis with Supernova 2002de

ST-9E CCD image taken on July 11, 2002 at 4:00 UT. Image includes Elliptical Galaxy MCG 6-36-12.

NGC 6130, a Barred Spiral Galaxy in Draco with Supernova 2001ab

A CCD image thru our 20-inch telescope taken on April 27, 2001.

NGC 6140, a Barred Spiral Galaxy in Draco

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6144, A Globular Star Cluster

CCD Image; one of the dimmer globulars in the Constellation Scorpius

NGC 6207, a Spiral Galaxy in Hercules, with Supernova 2004 A

ST-9E CCD image taken on June 24, 2004 at 4:40 UT; this galaxy is very close to M-13.

NGC 6229, A Globular Star Cluster in Hercules

Two CCD images thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6284, A Globular Star Cluster

CCD Image; one of the dimmer globulars in the Constellation Ophiuchus

NGC 6309, A Planetary Nebula in Ophiuchus.

"The Box Nebula"; a CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6356, A Globular Star Cluster

CCD Image; one of the dimmer globulars in the Constellation Ophiuchus

NGC 6366, A Globular Star Cluster

Both color and black & white CCD images with ST-9E; one of the dimmer globulars in the Constellation Ophiuchus

NGC 6369, A Planetary Nebula in Ophiuchus.

The "Little Ghost"; Ring shaped; a CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6389, a Spiral Galaxy in Hercules

A 12 minute CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6401, A Globular Star Cluster

CCD Image; one of the dimmer globulars in the Constellation Ophiuchus

NGC 6411, an Elliptical Galaxy, with Supernova 1999da

A 10 minute CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6517, A Globular Star Cluster

CCD Image; one of the dimmer globulars in the Constellation Ophiuchus

NGC 6539, A Globular Star Cluster

CCD Image; one of the dimmer globulars in the Constellation Serpens

NGC 6548, and NGC 6549, Galaxies in Hercules.

A barred lenticular galaxy and a spiral galaxy.

NGC 6616, Spiral Galaxy in Hercules; Supernova 2002 dk.

A 10 min. exposure taken with ST-9E camera on July 11, 2002 at 4:35 UT; image includes two background galaxies.

NGC 6643, Spiral Galaxy in Draco

This galaxy has a small nucleus and multiple knotty spiral arms; 10 minute CCD exposure.

NGC 6712, A Globular Star Cluster in Scutum

A 5.25 minute CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6765, Planetary Nebula in Lyra

A 10 min. exposure taken with ST-9E camera; bipolar nebula with hints of a irregular disk.

NGC 6781, Planetary Nebula in Aquila

A 10 minute CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6802, Open Star Cluster in Vulpecula

A 10 min black & white exposure, and a LRGB color image; cluster of about 50 stars.

NGC 6804, Planetary Nebula with ring and disk

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6818, Planetary Nebula with ring and disk

Color image taken with ST-9E thru our 20-inch telescope.

NGC 6819, Open Star Cluster in Cygnus; "The Fox Head"

A CCD image taken with ST-9E thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6826, Planetary Nebula, aka "The Blinking Planetary"

A 10 minute CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6841, Elliptical Galaxy; ESO 461-24 and ESO 461-25, Spiral Galaxies

A CCD image taken with ST-9E camera thru our 20 inch telescope working at F/4.

NGC 6842, Planetary Nebula in Vulpecula

Nebula has a faint irregular disk with traces of ring structure.

NGC 6888, "The Crescent Nebula"

A color CCD image taken with STL-1301E camera thru our 20 inch telescope working at F/5.

NGC 6894, Planetary Nebula with ring and disk

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6903, a Lenticular Galaxy with companion.

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6905, A Planetary Nebula; irregular disk.

A 10 minute CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6934, A Globular Star Cluster in Delphinus

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 6939, A Open Star Cluster in Cepheus

A CCD image taken with ST-9E camera thru our 20 inch telescope working at F/4.

NGC 6946, a Spiral Galaxy in Cepheus

This color image is a collaborative effort with Chris Deforeit of France. Chris took the color data images with his 18-inch F/2.8 telescope..

NGC 6951, a Barred Spiral Galaxy with Supernova 1999el.

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope taken on November 12th, 1999 under poor sky conditions.

NGC 6960, Veil Nebula, western section, aka “The Witch’s Broom”.

A mosaic of four images using an h-alpha filter; taken with STL-1301E camera thru our 20 inch telescope working at F/5.

NGC 6979, Veil Nebula, “Pickering’s Triangle” section.

A mosaic of four images using an h-alpha filter; taken with STL-1301E camera thru our 20 inch telescope working at F/5.

NGC 6992, Veil Nebula, eastern section.

A mosaic of three images using an h-alpha filter; taken with STL-1301E camera thru our 20 inch telescope working at F/5.

NGC 7000 - The North America Nebula

Black & White photo taken thru our 8 inch F/1.5 Schmidt Camera; 4 minutes, hypered Tech Pan film; color image with Canon DSLR and 200mm telephoto lens.

NGC 7006, A Globular Star Cluster in Delphinus

One of our galaxy's most distant globular star clusters.

NGC 7008, A Planetary Nebula in Cygnus; irregular disk.

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 7009, A Planetary Nebula; aka The Saturn Nebula

Several CCD images thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 7013, a Spiral Galaxy in Cygnus

Strange ringed system. A color CCD image with ST-9E camera thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 7048, A Planetary Nebula in Cygnus; irregular disk.

A 10-minute CCD image with ST-9E camera thru our 20-inch telescope.

NGC 7102, a Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2003 iw

A 10-minute CCD image with ST-9E camera thru our 20-inch telescope taken at 0:00 UT on Dec 28, 2003.

NGC 7133, A Reflection Nebula in Cepheus; plus Open Star Cluster NGC 7129

A 10 minute CCD image with ST-9E camera thru our 20-inch working at F/4.

NGC 7242, NGC 7240, Galaxy Cluster WBL 679, Supernova 2001 ib

Mosaic image; 9 galaxies and supernova. ST-9E images taken on 12/12/01, at 0:20 UT.

NGC 7253A and NGC 7253B, an interacting pair of Galaxies, aka ARP 278; plus Supernova 2002 jg

ST-6 image from 2000; image with SN taken on Dec. 10, 2002 at 1:10 UT.

NGC 7293, aka “The Helix Nebula”, a planetary nebula in Aquarius

Color image with STL-1301E camera thru Kopernik’s 20-inch telescope working at F/5.3

NGC 7321, Barred Spiral Galaxy in Pegasus, PGC 69282, Supernova 2008 gj

STL-1301E image taken on Oct. 24, 2008 at 3:45 UT.

NGC 7331, a Spiral Galaxy; Galaxy Group w/ NGC 7335, 7336, 7337

Color image with STL-1301E camera; negative with galaxies identified. Several stars mis-ID’ed as galaxies in NGC.

NGC 7469 and IC 5283, an interacting pair of Galaxies, aka ARP 298

NGC 7469 is a Seyfert galaxy with a star-forming ring surrounding its nucleus.

NGC 7479, a face-on Barred Spiral Galaxy; Supernova 2009jf

Color image with STL-1301E camera taken on Oct 26, 2009 at 00:30 UT, plus a 1999 image taken with an ST-6 CCD camera.

NGC 7503, with Supernova 2001 ic; NGC 7499; NGC 7501; Pegasus II Galaxy Cluster

Image includes center of the Pegasus II Galaxy Cluster with many member galaxies, including NGC 7499 and NGC 7501; a 10 minute mosaic taken on Dec. 12, 2001 at 1:05 UT.

NGC 7519, a face-on Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001 id

A very dim supernova! ST-9E CCD image taken 12/12/01 at 1:55 UT.

NGC 7541 and NGC 7537, a pair of Spiral Galaxies, with Supernova 1998dh

A 6 minute CCD exposure taken on 8/20/98

NGC 7550, 7549, 7547, 7553, & 7558: the Hickson 93 Galaxy Group

This group is also Arp 99. Read about the mystery of what (if anything) NGC 7553 is!

NGC 7635, The Bubble Nebula

A color image based on narrow-band H-alpha data taken with a STL-1301E camera thru our 20-inch telescope working at F/5.3.

NGC 7640 A Barred Spiral Galaxy in Andromeda

A 10 minute CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 7662, A Planetary Nebula; aka The Blue Snowball

A CCD image thru our 20 inch telescope.

NGC 7678 A Spiral Galaxy in Pegasus, aka ARP 28

This galaxy has two knotty arms, one much more massive than the other.

NGC 7714 and NGC 7715, a pair of Galaxies, aka ARP 284, with Supernova 1999dn

CCD images taken on 9/19/99

NGC 7753 and NGC 7752, an interacting pair of Galaxies, aka ARP 86

A CCD image; this is a M-51 type system.

NGC 7770, NGC 7771, and NGC 7771A, an interacting group of Galaxies

Group includes a barred spiral galaxy and a strange galaxy with a double nucleus.

NGC 7778, 7779, 7780, 7781, 7782, and MCG 1-60-044, aka Galaxy Cluster Zwicky 2350.6+0758

Mosaic of two CCD images thru our 20-inch telescope, working at F/4. Includes Supernova 2001 da in NGC 7780.

NGC 7780 A Spiral Galaxy in Pisces, with Supernova 2001 da

CCD image taken on July 21, 2001 at 6:20 UT.

MCG-2-34-61, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2007ca

CCD Image taken at 2;15 UT on 5/14/07; there is a second anonymous galaxy, and the larger may be a system of colliding galaxies.

MCG 7-34-15, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2000cs

CCD Image taken on 7/6/00

MCG 1-57-10, Edge-on Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001 ey

ST-9 CCD image taken 11/07/01 at 2:45 UT.

MCG+8-18-009, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001ag

CCD Image taken on 4/14/01.

Pk 122-4.1, Planetary Nebula, aka Abell 2

A Small 16th magnitude nebula in Cassiopeia.

Pk 318+41.1, Planetary Nebula, aka Abell 36

ST-9E CCD image of an extremely faint nebula in Virgo.

PGC 66592, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001 fh

ST-9E CCD image taken 11/07/01 at 2:10 UT.

SAO 124835, A Double Star in Aquila

A magnitude 7 & 10 pair of stars with a separation of 12.13 arc seconds.

UGC 00040, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2003it

ST-9E CCD image taken 12/28/03 at 1:12 UT.

UGC 00052, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2002hw

ST-9E CCD image taken 12/10/02 at 3:20 UT.

UGC 00646, Lenticular Galaxy, with Supernova 1998ef

CCD Image taken on 10/24/98

UGC 01162, Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001eh

ST-9 image taken 10/19/01 at 1:45 UT.

UGC 02885, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2002F

ST-9E image taken 02/03/02 at 2:15 UT.

UGC 03375, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001gc

ST-9 image taken 12/08/01 at 3:50 UT.

UGC 05608, Galaxy, with Supernova 1999z

CCD image taken on 4/11/99

UGC 06211, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001ah

CCD image taken on 4/14/01

UGC 06212, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2003ci

CCD image includes 7 galaxies, most are a part of Compact Galaxy Group Shakhbazian 351.

UGC 07800, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2007be

CCD image taken 04/21/07 at 4:10 UT.

UGC 08521, Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2002ca

ST-9 CCD image taken on 5/4/02 at 5:45 UT.

UGC 09391, Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2003du

ST-9 CCD image taken on 5/19/03 at 3:15 UT.

UGC 09638, Irregular Galaxy, with Supernova 2003dv

ST-9 CCD image taken on 5/19/03 at 3:40 UT.

UGC 09758, Galaxy, with Supernova 1999dg

CCD image taken on 4/11/99

UGC 09799, Elliptical Galaxy; Galaxy Cluster Abell 2052

This CCD image includes at least 8 galaxies.

UGC 10502, A Spiral Galaxy in Draco

A 34-min. CCD exposure thru our 20 inch telescope.

UGC 10548, A Barred Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2003 dw

ST-9 CCD image taken on 5/19/03 at 5:05 UT.

UGC 10738, A Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001 cp

ST-9 CCD image taken 8/15/01 at 6:50 UT.

UGC 11683, A Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 2001fc

ST-9 image taken 11/07/01 at 1:30 UT; includes Elliptical Galaxy MCG 3-54-2.

UGC 11797, UGC 11798, UGC 11801, A Group of Spiral Galaxies in Cygnus

This 15 minute ST-9E CCD exposure shows two other dimmer galaxies.

UGC 11861, Spiral Galaxy, with Supernova 1997db

CCD Image taken on 10/6/97; includes discoverer M. Schwartz' comments