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Baily is the remnant of a lunar crater on the boundary between Mare Frigoris to the north and Lacus Mortis to the south. The crater interior has been flooded by lava in the past, and only the northern half of the crater rim remains relatively intact. There is an outward bulge in the northeastern rim, …

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Jupiter taken on 21st September 2010 with a Celestron C11. I replaced the Toucam with a DMK21af04 with monochrome chip. Image taken with red as luminance. Per color 2 minutes of images were taken with a stack size of 750 images. Watch the details on Ganymedes!

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The Andromeda Galaxy is a spiral galaxy approximately 2.5 million light-years from Earth in the constellation Andromeda. It is also known as Messier 31, M31, or NGC 224, and is often referred to as the Great Andromeda Nebula in older texts. Andromeda is the nearest spiral galaxy to the Milky Way, but not the closest …

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