Astronomical images and videos from Alfred Dufter listed chronologically

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Date + Time Preview image Description Instruments, Exposure time
2007 Jan 13
16h58 MEZ
Image of comet McNaught setting down over mount Geigelstein was so bright that it was seen just after sunset. Normal comets are visible only in the very dark. simple 7 cm Refractor, EOS300D
2007 Jan 13
16h58 MEZ
Image of comet Holmes near bright star Mirfak (alpha Per) self-grinded 15cm Newton-Telescope, EOS300D
2010 Mar 1
ca. 7h15 UT
Image of colorful fullmoon set over mount Hochfelln, as seen by accident from my bathroom, Inzell. f=200mm, Canon 400D
2017 Jan 1
ca. 20h UT
Timelapse video of gas-nebula M42 rising over mount Falkenstein summit cross as seen from Inzell, upper Bavaria, Germany. Can be seen also on youtube in Astronomie-im-ChiemgauAstronomie-im-Chiemgau and AlfredDufterAlfredDufter 30cm f4 Newton Telescope, Canon EOS 60Da