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Grasslands Observatory Objects with Common Names: A-G


All images are oriented with the North at the top and the West to the right




Other Name(s) Type of Object Thumbnail Image Comments
Veil Nebula Bridal Veil Nebula; Cirrus Nebula; Cygnus Loop; NGC6960; NGC6992; NGC6995; Caldwell 33; Caldwell 34 Nebula Western Veil Nebula

Veil Nebula

Due to the large extent of the Veil's nebulosity only a small portion of it is shown in the first two images.



The lower two images of the Eastern and Western Veil Nebula, respectively, were taken with the Meade LXD75 telescope and a Canon 20Da digital camera.

Whirlpool Galaxy M51 (NGC5194/5195; Arp85) Interacting Galaxies M51 on the evening of Saturday April 14, 2018  
Witch Head Nebula IC2118 Reflection Nebula Witchead Nebula Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da.  Three 5-minute exposures combined.

Zodiacal Light & Venus in the West     Sixty-second exposure with Nikon D100 digital camera set at ISO 1600 using an 8 mm f/3.5 lens.

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