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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

20.09.2018 Comet 37P/Forbes, Comet 48P/Johnson taken on 15.09.2018,

25.09.2018 NEO 2004 DV24 and NEO 2015 FP118 taken on 15.09.2018

07.10.2018 Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann, Comet 64P/Swift-Gehrels taken on 05.10.2018

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

15.10.2018 Comet 38P/Stephan-Oterma, Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner taken on 14.10.2018

10.11.2018 New comet discovery

18.11.2018 Comet 38P/Stephan-Oterma taken on 17.11.2018

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

20.12.2018 Amateur comet discoverers updated

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.

Latest image - Object: C/2018 V1 Machholz-Fujikawa-Iwamoto