Tim Hunter and James McGaha took this fine color CCD image with their 24.5-inch Newtonian ot the Grasslands Observatory, with an Apogee AP7 CCD camera. It is a 3-color composite.
M80 as photographed by Wayne Johnson of the Orange County Astronomers (OCA), with the 22-inch Kuhn Telescope and OCA CCD camera. 15-second exposure; 16 June 1994 at 06:10 UT.
Jan Wisniewski obtained this photograph of M80. It was taken on June 2, 1998 from Sooke, BC using Cookbook 245 LDC CCD camera on Ultima 8 f6.3 telescope, autoguided with Cookbook 211 LDC CCD camera on piggybacked 500mm f8 telephoto lens. It is composed of W (4 x 2 min.) integrations processed with Multi245, AIP245, as well as PhotoPaint 8.
Last Modification: May 17, 2001