Links for Singing Mountain Observatory
- Observatory Weather
- Observatory log in
- Observatory power – bank 1
- Observatory power – bank 2
- Observatory Camera
- Observing weather forecast
- Yoshida’s Minor Planets
- Chasing Comets
- Deep Sky Objects
- vdB Catalog
Gallery of Photos
Building the Observatory May 2014-Dec 2014
Telescope mount column.
The Dome goes up. Walked up by 4 guys on 2×6’s.
The floor of the shop is poured.
The stairs up to the observatory 10′ x 10′ room and the counter weight for the observatory floor.
The observatory deck with powered winch for moving heavy materials into observatory.
14″ Celestron EdgeHD schmidt cassagrain OTA on top of a Software Bisque Paramount MX+ robotic mount.
Photos taken at the Singing Mountain Guitars and Stars Observatory
The Orion Nebula (also known as Messier 42, M42, or NGC 1976)
The Wizard Nebula Cone Nebula (Ha)
The Iris Nebula
The Witches Broom Nebula
Wide field of the Witches Broom Nebula (Ha)
The Black Eye Nebula