Nick Howes

@NickAstronomer

Astronomy Consultant, Science Writer for ESA,FRAS,@faulkestel Program Manager, Visiting Lecturer UCGLAM, R&D Tester,Used to work with Ultravox.

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NGC6888 10 x 240s Narrowband - TMB105 F4.9/Atik 4000CCD - The Crescent Nebula widefield

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There's GOTO and then there's EQMOD GOTO... :-) You tell it M13 and ...

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Updated image with image credits. Our thanks to and for providing such a stunning resrource

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Comet 213P imaged today showing both the anti tail and the B fragment..+ oodles more!

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Formal submission going in as we speak...We found a plume/emission coming out of Comet P2009/P1 imaged by

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A hive of activity - Last week's cause for all those lovely aurora..all in a row!

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New asteroid 2011 NV1 and it's close encounter with Comet 2P Encke.Discovery image - Arrows=direction of travel

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Quick grab (1000 frames cloud gap) on the Sun today - Lumenera Skynyx 2-1m/Solarscope SV50 at F20

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Quick narrowband image of Comet C2009 P1 in narrowband from tonight - Needs a tidy up too tired at the mo (almost 3am)

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CCD temp still dopping, we're off on the night's run on Garradd

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Our image of the fragmentation in 213P Van Ness, independent of the Japanese finding...plus we got two new asteroids

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First rough subframes in single filter - plenty more to capture/do...:-) Messier 15 and Garradd

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3 pane Solar H-Alpha Comp - Lumenera Skynyx 2-1m/Solarscope SV50 at F20. Thin cloud

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Two more asteroids confirmed this morning by the MPC.. boy are we on a roll!

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I can however, see a few problems with the JWST being sponsored by Apple -

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Solar full disc - 9 pane composite - Lumenera Skynyx 2-1M - Solarscope SV50 - Hydrogen Alpha

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Look what someone did to our front garden :-( ..lol (and it is in fact the view from the front of our house)

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And the second...6-7 more to go... not a bad haul, and we're working on more as we speak

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Say hello to the first of our 8 newly discovered asteroids. Official discovery * from the MPC :-).... woop woop

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SN2011DH photometry done, after a busy day hunting asteroids, felt like doing something pretty..Veil Nebula in narrowband

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