Deep Sky Astronomy - Galaxies, Nebulas, Star Clusters - Photos, Observing Lists, more.

Welcome to our Deep Sky Home Page

Herschel's Catalog of Deep Sky Objects ->
The Messier Catalog

Want More Website Traffic? Click Here!

The Whirlpool Galaxy (M51) in Canes Venatici - A Beautiful "Face On" Spiral

(M51 is Actually Two Galaxies That Share a Gravitational Bridge of Stars)

A little music...

Photos: Joshua Tree Star Party + One Monster Scope:

Press Here (Star Party Photos)

Some of our favorite links:

Astrophoto by: Jason Ware

Spiral Galaxy M31: The Andromeda Galaxy

Send A FREE Digital Postcard - Click Here!

  • Deep Sky Observing Lists
  • Ancient Celestial Atlas's
  • Historic Deep Sky Object Catalogs
  • Search the NGC
  • History / Discovery of Deep Sky Objects

  • Internet Amateur Astronomers Catalog (IAAC)
  • Herschel 400 List
  • Deep Sky Challenge Objects
  • Edge-On Galaxies of the Spring Sky
  • Over 800 Deep Sky Sketches! (by observers in Finland)
  • Todd Gross' Weather & Astronomy Page
  • Observing List Generator - (Easy & Fun!)
  • Online Observation Log - (AAOL)
  • The Bible & Astronomy ?

  • More Deep Sky Links & Resources - Press Here

    To See Our Telescope, and some "kewl" Deep Sky Objects:

    Press Here (Our Telescope)

    USA? Check Your Local Observing Weather:

  • NetCast by NOAA - Enter Your 5 Digit ZIP Code:

    Here are some items that we've found particularly helpful in our Deep Sky pursuits:

  • dObjects: The Ultimate Observing Software!

    dObjects is our choice for Observing Software! With nearly 35,000 objects, observation notes by its' author, and references to articles & pictures in various astronomy publications this is one powerful program, allowing you to create facinating observing lists, organize your observations and share them with others.

    Herald-Bobroff AstroAtlas -- An Awesome Star Atlas
    Crazy Ed Optical -- The Source!

    It's Australian! The Herald-Bobroff AstroAtlas: A series of six large spiral bound Charts (page size 11.5" X 16.5") i.e. it's BIG! Deep Sky Objects down to MAG 15! As Crazy Ed says: "Think maybe 350,000+ Stars and 13,000+ Non-stellar objects might keep you busy for a while?"

    MegaStar: Computerized Star Charts

    MegaStar: HUGE, FAST & Easy to use...and it prints beautiful star charts -- with a database of over 110,000 Deep Sky objects that includes 20,000 previously uncataloged galaxies, it is one excellent program!

    Bookmark us -- there's lots more on the way!

    You can Email "Deepsky" (Mark & Carolyn) at:

    Sign Our Guest BookView Our Guest Book

    Guestbook by Lpage


    We'd like to thank all of you who visit us!

    [ Yahoo! ] options

    [ Yahoo! Weather ]

    This page hosted by GeoCitiesGet your own Free Home Page