NGC 2266

• Object Name: NGC 2266 • Object Type: Open cluster • Location: San Martín de Montalbán Spain • Date: 2015/03/14 • Media: Graphite Pencil HB 2, torchon 1 and 130g drawing sheet • Inverted color GIMP 2.8 Notas de observación: NGC 2266 es un cúmulo abierto en la constelación de Geminis; fácil de encontrar; se … Continue reading NGC 2266


Messier 104 – The Sombrero Galaxy

• Object Name: Messier 104 – The Sombrero Galaxy • Object Type: Spiral galaxy • Location: Pueblonuevo del Bullaque – Spain • Date: 2015.2.22 • Media: Graphite Pencil HB 2, torchon 1 and 130g drawing sheet • Inverted color and stars with GIMP 2.8 Observation notes: Los objetos más importantes se les suele echar un … Continue reading Messier 104 – The Sombrero Galaxy


Doble Cúmulo de Perseo The Double Cluster in Perseus

***Please click on sketch for full size image*** Object Name: NGC 869 and NGC 884 “Double Cluster The Perseo” Object type : Open Clusters Location : Zone Observatory AAM Bonilla-Spain Date: Part 1: 2 hours 25 October 2014. Part 2: 2h January 10, 2015 New 10 ” TFOV 2º x 3.2 ° 40x SQM 21.3 … Continue reading Doble Cúmulo de Perseo The Double Cluster in Perseus


Mel 20 the Alfa Persei Cluster

• Object Name: Mel 20 • Object type: Open cluster • Location: Pelayo de la Presa Spain • Date: December 22, 2013 • Media: Graphite Pencil HB 2 and 130g drawing sheet • Inverted Color and processed: GIMP 2.8 – Search 9×50, 5th TFOV. Pedro Villamiel. The image offered by this huge and remarkable cluster … Continue reading Mel 20 the Alfa Persei Cluster


NGC 6819 The Foxhead Cluster

• Object Name: NGC 6819 “Cluster Foxhead” • Object Type: Open cluster • Location: Pueblonuevo de Bullaque Spain • Date: August 24, 2014 • Media: Graphite Pencil HB 2, torchon 1 and 130g drawing sheet Inverted color and processed GIMP 2.8 New 10” dob telescope. 110x. TFOV 45′ Object Elevation +85 º. Male 6,2. 20º … Continue reading NGC 6819 The Foxhead Cluster


Sirsalis Crater Area

• Object Name: Sirsalis crater area • Object Type: Lunar crater • Location:Terrace housing Alcorcón – Spain • Date: August 8, 2014 22:30h TU – Lunation 13 days, illumination 95% • Media: Graphite Pencil 3H, 6B, 6B graphite rod torchon 1 and white paper • Formated with GIMP 2.8 Observation notes: Drawing Sirsalis crater area … Continue reading Sirsalis Crater Area


NGC 6888 Crescent Nebula

– Object Name: NGC 6888 “Crescent Nebula” – Object Type: bright diffuse nebula (in Cygnus) – New 10” 50x TFOV 70′ x 110′ – ML 6 Height of object +85º – Location: Bonilla-Cuenca Spain – Date: July 2, 2014 – Media: Graphite Pencil HB, torchon 1 and 130g drawing sheet – Inverted color and processed … Continue reading NGC 6888 Crescent Nebula


Five Galaxies in Our Nearby Supercluster

• Object Name: From left to right: M 60, NGC 4647, NGC 4638, M 59 and NGC 4606 • Object Type: Gxs • Location: Bonilla – Cuemca España • Date: 03/05/2013 • Media: Graphite Pencil HB 2, torchon 1 and 130g drawing sheet • Inverted color and processed GIMP 2.8 Greetings to all visitors of … Continue reading Five Galaxies in Our Nearby Supercluster


Thor’s Helmet

• Object Name: NGC 2359 The Helmet Thor`s • Object Type: Bright • Location: Pueblonuevo de Bullaque España • Date: January 25 2014 • Media: Graphite Pencil HB 2, torchon 1 and white paper • inverted colors with GIMP 2.8 Observation notes: 80x TFOV 1º New 10” dob telescope. Object Elevation +35 º. Nelm 6,3. … Continue reading Thor’s Helmet


Helix Nebula

• Object Name: NGC 7293 – Helix Nebula • Object Type: Planetary nebula (PN) • Location: Pelayos de la Presa – Spain • Date: nov/06/2013 • Media: Graphite Pencil HB 2, torchon 1 and 130g drawing sheet • inverted colors with GIMP 2.8 Observation notes: Pelayos is relatively close to Madrid , tonight stellar magnitude … Continue reading Helix Nebula


Facets of the Dolphin

Dolphin Constellation several objects Location: The Bullaque – Ciudad Real – Spain Date: 2013 – September – 01 Media: Graphite Pencil HB, torchon drawing sheet 1 and 130g Inverted colors with GIMP 2.8 The Dolphin is a summer constellation modest, but can be very interesting for the amateur observer. Spend an evening full observation of … Continue reading Facets of the Dolphin


Messier 74 and NS 2013ej

• Object Name: M 74 and NS 2013ej • Object Type: Face-on spiral galaxy with a supernova • Location: Bonilla-Cuenca Spain • Date: August, 11th, 2013 • Media: Graphite Pencil HB 2, torchon 1 and 130g drawing sheet • inverted colors with GIMP 2.8 Observation notes: The supernova is shown as a little star in … Continue reading Messier 74 and NS 2013ej


NGC 2169 “37 Cluster”

NGC 2169 “37 Cluster” Open Cluster in Orion Alcorcon, Spain (urban sky) February 3, 2013 00:30 am New 10” – dobson Pedro Villamiel Media: Graphite Pencil HB 2, torchon 1 and 130g drawing sheet inverted colors with GIMP 2.8 This drawing I did in the terrace of my apartment one night that tube to return … Continue reading NGC 2169 “37 Cluster”


C/2012 K5 (LINEAR)

• Object Name: C2012 K5 LINEAR • Object Type: Comet • Location: Bonilla Spain • Date: 01/05/2013 • Media: Graphite Pencil HB 2, torchon 1 and 130g drawing sheet • inverted colors with GIMP 2.8 Observation notes: New 10” dob telescope. Object Elevation +68 º. Male 5,5. -2º C. Moisture 70 º/º. Greetings to all … Continue reading C/2012 K5 (LINEAR)


NGC 246

• Object Name: NGC 246 Nebula Crystal Ball • Object Type: Planetary Nebula • Location: Bonilla Spain • Date: 12/08/2012 • Media: Graphite Pencil HB 2, torchon 1 and 130g drawing sheet Observation notes: New 10” dob telescope. UHC Filter. Male 6.1 Object Elevation +27 º Location: Medium difficulty. It takes about 5 minutes with … Continue reading NGC 246


NGC 4565

NGC 4565 – Galaxy of the Needle – spiral galaxy, seen in profile. Made Bonilla-Cuenca (Spain), on May 19, 2012. Hello, for me this object is most beautiful galaxies in the sky. Their symmetry and uniform brightness I like. Sketch done with pencil and processed with Gimp II. Greetings to all and congratulations on the … Continue reading NGC 4565