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26.11.2018 Book: Image Processing for Comets, updated 3rd. Edition new

30.09.2018 Table of CCD's, cameras, manufacturers updated

24.10.2018 Links of my book updated

13.01.2018 Project Comet Observers and Observers map

05.06.2018 New pages to my observations of Eclipses, Novae, Supernovae, NEO's (Near Earth Objects) and older images taken with my Schmidtcamera

24.08.2018 Total Lunar Eclipse 2018 updated
Image of the predicted Nova KIC9832227, taken on July 8th. 2018. 3 Planets Mars,Saturn and Jupiter in July/August 2018

25.09.2018 NEO 2004 DV24 and NEO 2015 FP118 taken on 15.09.2018

07.10.2018 another piece of space debris NEO 2004 DV24 or NORAD 29517

21.11.2018 Comet C/2018 V1 Machholz-Fujikawa-Iwamoto taken on 18.11.2018

10.02.2019 Images from M65 + M66 and M33 taken in 2018.

13.02.2019 Image from M6 + M7 taken in 1998 with a Schmidtcamera.

27.02.2019 Mercury on 27.02.2019

14.03.2019 Supernova SN 2019np in NGC 3254 taken on 24.02.2019

16.03.2019 M45 taken on 15.02.2017

27.03.2019 NGC 7789 LRGB test image taken on 25.09.2018

03.04.2019 Comet 64P/Swift-Gehrels, Comet C/2015 O1 PANSTARRS, Comet 46P/Wirtanen, Comet 60P/Tsuchinshan, Comet C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto and Comet 123P/West-Hartley.

19.04.2019 SN 2014J in M82 taken on 10.03.2014 and new processed comet images of Comet C/20177 S3 PANSTARRS und Comet C/20177 S3 PANSTARRS
M27 taken on 11.05.2018 with 21P in the field.

Latest image - Object: C/2015 O1 PANSTARRS