Date Taken: 10/10/2010 Photographer:
Manuel C Location: Monterrey N.L. Mexico
Orion EON 120mm f/7.5 ED Apochromatic Refractor Telescope
Celestron CGE Pro Equatorial Telescope Mount
Orion StarShoot Pro V2.0 Deep Space Color CCD Imaging Camera Processing: PHD, Nebulosity, PI and CS3 Exposure: 46 x 5 min Total 3.8 Hrs Other Equipment Used: Orion ED80 80mm f/7.5 Apochromatic Refractor Telescope Notes: PHD, Nebulosity, PI and CS3
Astro-images taken through a telescope on a tracking mount provide breathtaking color and detail that you just can't see with your eyes alone. The astro-images on our web site demonstrate the imaging capabilities of the products used and are not intended to represent what you will see when you look through a telescope.
The Celestron CGE Pro Equatorial Mount can hold the heaviest of telescopes with ease (up to 90lbs). It is fully computerized with a database of over 40,000 celestial objects and features the simple to use All-Star Polar Alignment method of alignment.
In the Orion ED80 Apo Refractor, images appear extremely sharp with no false color. This telescope is suited for viewing both planetary and deep-sky objects as well as for astrophotography. Perfect for the intermediate observer or astrophotographer.
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