Center of the Galaxy

MilkyWay24

The summer Milky Way from New Mexico. This long exposure photograph shows the very prominent galactic bulge in the constellation of Sagittarius. There are numerous emission nebula's visible in this image as well.

 

Telescope: Canon FD 24mm f.1.4 L lens at f4 Designation: Milky Way
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1200 GTO
Constellation: N/A
Camera: Canon AE1 Program Distance: N/A
Guiding: SBIG ST-4 Type: N/A
Exposure: Kodak E200 1 hour Position: N/A
Processed using PhotoShop CS Date: 8 May 2005
Scanning by Tony Hallas Location: Gila, NM