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Name/Team

Location
Equipment Description
Rogelio Ajuria

Team:
   - Oscar Chapa
   - Guy Duval
   - Rosendo Doria
   - Enrique Navarrete
   - Patricia Carbajal
   - Arturo Rosales

Encinillas
Huixquilucan, Edo de Mexico, Mexico
Telescope: Meade 8" LX200 GPS f/10
CCD: Meade Pictor 216XT
FOV: 5.6 x 4.1 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.98 x 0.98 arcsec
Isidro Almendros

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Obs. La Dehesilla
Malaga, Malaga, Spain
Telescope: Meade 25.4 cm SCT f/3.3
CCD: Starlight Express MX 716
FOV: 26.5 x 19.8 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.1 x 2.0 arcsec
Eamonn Ansbro

Kingsland Observatory
Boyle, County Roscommon, Ireland
Telescope: Meade 40 cm SCT f/5
CCD: Apogee AP7p
FOV: 24 x 24 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.2 x 1.2 arcsec
José Antonio de los Reyes

Team:
   - Sensi Pastor
   - Observadores Cometas

Obs. La Murta - Carrascoy (Murcia)
Murcia, Región de Murcia, Spain
Website: www.observamurcia.com
Telescope: Meade 16" SCT f/6.3
CCD: SBIG ST9-XE
FOV: 9.22 x 9.22 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.08 x 1.08 arcsec
Arnold C Ashcraft

Perrineville Observatory
Perrineville, NJ, USA
Website: www.asterism.org/
Telescope: homemade 12.5" newtonian f/6
CCD: SBIG ST-2000XMC
FOV: 16.3 x 21.8 arcmin
Pixel Scale: .817 x .817 arcsec
GAT Astronomica Center

Team:
   - Lorenzo Comolli
   - Cesare Guaita
   - Roberto Crippa
   - Mauro Ghigo
   - Cristiano Cosmovici
   - Federico Manzini

Merate
Tradate, Va, Italy
Telescope: Ruths 137 cm Reflector f/7,5
CCD: Hi-SIS Hi-SIS 43
FOV: 6.2 x 4.2 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.49 x 0.49 arcsec
ISSAT Project Astronomical League

Team:
   - A. G. Kasselberg
   - Rocky Alvey
   - Richard Berry
   - Terry Mann

Arizona Sky Village
West Manchester, Ohio, USA
Website: www.issat.org
Telescope: Celestron 14" C-14 on Astro-Physics Mount f/8.6
CCD: SBIG ST-9E
FOV: 11.5 x 11.5 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.35 x 1.35 arcsec
Francesc Baldris

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Masia Cal Maciarol Modul 1 - Ager (Lleida)
Ager, Lleida, Spain
Website: astrosurf.com/fbaldris
Telescope: Skywatch 20 cm newtonian f/5
CCD: Starlight Xpress MX 916
FOV: 30 x 23.1 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.39 x 2.31 arcsec
Joan Barceló

Team:
   - F. Morillas
   - M. Casao
   - C. Rodriguez
   - Observadores Cometas

Observatori Astronomic de Corbera
Corbera, Barcelona, Spain
Website: www.ciberpyme.com/obastcor
Telescope: homemade 30 cm newtonian f/4.9
CCD: Starlight Xpress SHV9
FOV: 20.6 x 15.4 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.8 x 1.8 arcsec
Ido Bareket

Bareket Observatory
Macabim, har-timna, IS, IS
Website: www.bareket-astro.com
Telescope: Optical Mechanics+Losmandy Titan mount 15" Newtonian f/3
CCD: SBIG ST-237A
FOV: 15.3 x 11.5 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.43 x 1.43 arcsec
Heinz Barwig

Team:
   - Christoph Ries
   - Otto Baernbantner

Observatorium Wendelstein
Munich, Germany, Germany
Telescope: DFM (USA) 80 cm RC reflector f/12
CCD: Tektronix TK1024
FOV: 8 x 8 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.47 x 0.47 arcsec
Erik N Basilier

Home
Chandler, AZ, USA
Telescope: Meade 8" LX200GPS UHTC f/5 with 0.5x Optec reducer
CCD: SBIG ST-8XME
FOV: 48 x 32 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.8 x 1.8 arcsec
Colin Bembrick

Mt Tarana Observatory
Bathurst, NSW, Australia
Telescope: Meade 40 cm SCT f/6.5
CCD: SBIG ST-8
FOV: 18 x 12 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.4 x 1.4 arcsec
Peter V Birch

Team:
   - Rick Tonello
   - Andrew Williams

Perth Observatory
Bickley, Western Australia, Australia
Telescope: Bollers 7 Chivens 24" Cassegrainian f/13.5
CCD: Apogee AP7
FOV: 5.1 x 5.1 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.6 x 0.6 arcsec
Ron Bissinger

Racoon Run Observatory
Pleasanton, CA, USA
Telescope: Celestron 14" SCT f/5.5
CCD: SBIG ST-10XME
FOV: 26.5 x 17.9 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.46 x 1.46 arcsec
Stephen C Brewster

Team:
   - Pam Sable
   - Sara F. Martin
   - John E. Rogers
   - Jimmy Hoff
   - Jim Hull
   - Dave Hadlen

Stony Ridge Observatory
Pasadena, CA, USA
Website: stony-ridge.org
Telescope: George Carroll 30" Newtonian f/6
CCD: Apogee AP 8p
FOV: 18.6 x 18.6 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.09 x 1.09 arcsec
Stephen M. Brincat

Flarestar Observatory
San Gwann, --, Malta
Website: www.geocities.com/sbrincat.geo
Telescope: Meade 10" SCT f/2.6
CCD: Starlight Xpress HX516
FOV: 25 x 19 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.31 x 2.31 arcsec
Al Brockman

Arafura Skies Observatory
Darwin, NT, Australia
Website: http://www.arafuraskies.com
Telescope: Meade 10" SCT f/6.3
CCD: SBIG ST-8
FOV: 20 x 30 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.18 x 1.18 arcsec
Antonino Brosio

Antonino Brosio's Observatory Rosarno
Rosarno, Reggio Calabria, Italy
Website: rocketman.interfree.it/Astronomia/index.htm
Telescope: Meade 10" LX200 GPS UHTC f/10
CCD: StarLight HX516
FOV: 4.14 x 3.05 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.38 x 0.38 arcsec
Sonka A Bruno

Team:
   - Dinev Ivaylo

Oservatorul Amiral Vasile Urseanu
Bucharest, Romania, Romania
Website: sonkab.tripod.com
Telescope: Meade 10" Schmidt-Newtonian f/4
CCD: Texas Instruments home made
FOV: 16 x 12 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2 x 2 arcsec
Jeff M Byron

Cecil Sayers Observatory
Epping, NSW, Australia
Telescope: Home built 20 cm Newtonian f/7
CCD: Jeff Byron Cookbook 245
FOV: 15.4 x 11.4 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.44 x 2.83 arcsec
Fred A Calvert

Cold Spring Observatory
Cold Spring, Kentucky, United States
Website: home.fuse.net/coldspringobservatory
Telescope: Meade 10" LX200 Classic f/10
CCD: SBIG ST2000XM
FOV: 39.9 x 30.1 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.5 x 1.5 arcsec
Miguel Camarasa

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Observatori d'Ontinyent (Valencia)
Ontinyent, Valencia, Spain
Telescope: Meade LX200 20.4 cm SCT f/7.1
CCD: Starlight Xpress SXL8-P
FOV: 18.1 x 18.1 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.12 x 2.12 arcsec
Richard Campbell

Paul Meyer Observatory
Hewitt, TX, USA
Website: www.centexastronomy.org/observatory/index.htm
Telescope: Astronomical Consultants & Equipment 61 cm RC f/9
CCD: Roper Scientific Versaray
FOV: 30 x 30 arcmin
Pixel Scale: .74 x .74 arcsec
James C Carlson

Team:
   - Michael Hunter
   - Edward Swiniarski
   - Kelvin Parkinson

Werner Schmidt Observatory
Harwich, MA, USA
Website: www.ccas.ws
Telescope: Meade 16" SCT f/10
CCD: SBIG ST-8XE
FOV: 7.9 x 11.8 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 9 x 9 arcsec
Brian M. Carpenter

Harleysville
Harleysville, PA, USA
Telescope: Meade 8" LX-90 f/6
CCD: Meade Deep Sky Imager
FOV: 15 x 12 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.757 x 1.451 arcsec
Arturo Carvajal Rousseau

Team:
   - Patricia Sierra

Cumbaya
Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
Telescope: Celestron 8" GP-8 f/10
CCD: SBIG ST-6B
FOV: 14.9 x 11.3 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.4 x 2.8 arcsec
Julio Castellano

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Obs. Rodeno (Valencia)
Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Telescope: Meade 20.4 cm SCT f/3.3
CCD: SBIG ST-7
FOV: 34.5 x 23.0 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.71 x 2.71 arcsec
Jim Charboneau

Team:
   - Joyce Charboneau

Stellar Observatory
Maricopa, AZ, USA
Website: jandjc.mystarband.net/
Telescope: Meade 12" LX200 GPS f/10, 6.3 or 3.3
CCD: SBIG ST-7XME NABG
FOV: 7.8 x 5.2 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.6 x 0.6 arcsec
John Chumack

Team:
   - Arnie Rosner

New Mexico Skies_Rent-A-Scope
Dayton, OH, USA
Website: www.galacticimages.com
Telescope: Takahashi 12" Ritchy-Chretien f/7.8
CCD: SBIG ST-8XE
FOV: 13.5 x 20.2 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.79 x 0.79 arcsec
John Chumack

The Chumack Observatories - Dayton Research Station
Dayton, OH, USA
Website: www.galacticimages.com
Telescope: Meade 10" SCT f/6.3
CCD: SBIG ST-9E
FOV: 22.3 x 22.3 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.6 x 2.6 arcsec
Dave A Clark

Atascocita Flats
Atascocita, TX, USA
Website: home.earthlink.net/~squint32/AstroPics/latest.html
Telescope: Celestron 20 cm SCT f/10, 3.3 w/fr-ff
CCD: Kit Built Genesis16
FOV: 47.9 x 71.9 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.81 x 2.81 arcsec
Maurice Clark

Montgomery College Observatory
Rockville, MD, USA
Telescope: Meade 16" Schmidt-cassegrain f/6.3
CCD: SBIG ST-9E
FOV: 13.7 x 13.7 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.6 x 1.6 arcsec
Toni Climent

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Alginet (Valencia)
Alginet, Valencia, Spain
Telescope: Meade 25.4 cm SCT f/6.3
CCD: Starlight Xpress MX916
FOV: 17 x 13 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.4 x 1.36 arcsec
Jean-François Coliac

Marseille
Marseille, France, France
Website: jfcoliac.free.fr
Telescope: homemade 12 cm newtonian f/6
CCD: SBIG ST-7E
FOV: 30 x 20 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.5 x 2.5 arcsec
Paolo Corelli

Mandi Observatory
Pagnacco, Udine, Italy
Website: xoomer.virgilio.it/mandi/index.html
Telescope: Celestron 20.8 cm SCT f/10
CCD: Starlight Xpress MX916
FOV: 15 x 1.1 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.39 x 2.31 arcsec
Esteve Cortes

Team:
   - Ferran Garcia
   - Observadores Cometas

Obs. Mataro (Barcelona)
Mataro, Barcelona, Spain
Telescope: Meade 25.4 cm SCT f/3.3
CCD: SBIG ST-7
FOV: 25.8 x 17.2 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.03 x 2.03 arcsec
Isaac Cruz

Hutville
Reynoldsburg, OH, USA
Website: www.marranomusic.com/Octadome/
Telescope: Meade 12" SCT f/6.3
CCD: SBIG ST7E
FOV: 8.3 x 12.5 arcmin
Pixel Scale: .98 x .98 arcsec
Shahriar Davoodian

Iran/Tehran
tehran, niyavaran, Iran
Website: www.apir.s.to
Telescope: Meade 8" LX90 f/10
CCD: Meade DSI
FOV: ?? x ?? arcmin
Pixel Scale: ?? x ?? arcsec
Mark S Deprest

Peach Mt. Observatory
Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Website: home.comcast.net/~msdeprest/wsb/index.html
Telescope: Rubin 12.5" Newtonian Reflector f/5.6
CCD: Meade DSI
FOV: 9.5 x 7.1 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.1 x 0.9 arcsec
Don C Dhabolt

Barathrum I
Eldora, IA, USA
Telescope: Meade 6" Schmidt-Newonian f/5
CCD: Meade DSI
FOV: 22.1 x 16.7 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.6 x 2.6 arcsec
Jose F Diego

Team:
   - Meneses Merchant

Pachuca, MX
Pachuca, Hgo, Hidalgo, Mexico
Website: www.meridiano98.org.mx
Telescope: Meade 11.4 cm reflector f/8
CCD: X E
FOV: 2 x 4 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 34 x 34 arcsec
William R Edwards

Jax, FL (Home)
Jacksonville, FL, USA
Telescope: Meade 12.5" LX200 with UHTC f/6.3
CCD: SBIG ST-10XME
FOV: 25 x 17 arcmin
Pixel Scale: .7 x .7 arcsec
Gary Emerson

Barnard Observatory
Golden, CO, USA
Telescope: Meade 8" Schmidt-Newtonian f/4
CCD: SBIG ST-7XME
FOV: 29 x 19 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.2 x 2.2 arcsec
Mike Ensminger

Bobcat Observatory
Broomfield, CO, USA
Telescope: Meade 25.4 cm Schmidt-Newtonian f/4
CCD: SBIG ST-7
FOV: 23.39 x 15.59 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.827 x 1.827 arcsec
Emery Erdelyi

KSE
Carlsbad, CA, USA
Telescope: Meade 10" SCT f/10
CCD: Home built CB-245
FOV: 6.69 x 9.02 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.66 x 1.43 arcsec
Cristovao J Faria

CEAMIG-REA Observatory
Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Website: ceamig-rea.astrodatabase.net/
Telescope: Meade 12" SCT f/3
CCD: SBIG ST7-XME
FOV: 17 x 25 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.85 x 1.85 arcsec
Steve Farmer Jr.

SEF Observatory
Ty Ty, GA, USA
Telescope: Meade/Homemade 10" Reflector f/4.5 up
CCD: SBIG ST-7
FOV: 10 x 7 arcmin
Pixel Scale: .9 x .9 arcsec
Robert M Fields

Irivington Observatory
Warren, MI, USA
Website: www.freewebs.com/robertfields
Telescope: Celestron 9.25" SCT f/10
CCD: SBIG STV
FOV: 7.1 x 5.2 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.6 x 0.6 arcsec
Charles C Figura

Team:
   - Erin Benoy

Wartburg Observatory
Waverly IA, IA, USA
Website: mcsp.wartburg.edu/figura
Telescope: Celestron 360 cm C14 f/11
CCD: SBIG STL1001E
FOV: 22 x 22 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.28 x 1.28 arcsec
William K Fitzwater

Castro Valley Home
Castro Valley, CA, USA
Telescope: Meade LX200 GPS & Orion 8 & 6" SCT & newtonian f/10 & 8
CCD: Meade Deep Sky Imager
FOV: 70 x 70 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 360 x 7 arcsec
John R Fletcher

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Mount Tuffley Observatory
Gloucester, Gloucestershire, UK
Website: www.jfmto.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk
Telescope: Meade LX200 10" SCT f/5.5
CCD: Starlight Xpress MX916
FOV: 21.5 x 16 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.7 x 1.7 arcsec
James W Fortenberry

Palm Desert, CA
Palm Desert, CA, USA
Telescope: Meade 8" SCT f/6.3 or 10
CCD: nikon 4300
Filip Fratev

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Obs. Tortona (Italy)
Tortona, Tortona, Italy
Telescope: ? 25.4 cm newtonian f/4.7
CCD: Starlight Xpress MX716
FOV: 18.4 x 14.3 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.48 x 1.48 arcsec
Salvatore Furia

Team:
   - Andrea Aletti
   - Luca Buzzi
   - Paolo Valisa
   - Federico Bellini

Schiaparelli Observatory (Varese, ITALY)
Varese, Va, Italy
Website: www.astrogeo.va.it
Telescope: Marcon 60 cm Newton-Cassegrain Reflector f/4.64
CCD: Europixel Hi-Sis 33
FOV: 12.02 x 12.02 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.41 x 1.41 arcsec
Bernd Gaehrken

Rheda -Wiedenbrück
Munich, Bavaria, Germany
Website: www.astrode.de
Telescope: Keller 32" Cassegrain f/10
CCD: Watec 120N
FOV: 9.4 x 6.2 arcmin
Pixel Scale: .75 x .75 arcsec
Gordon Garradd

Loomberah
Loomberah, NSW, Australia
Website: www.ozemail.com.au/~loomberah
Telescope: homemade 45 cm Newtonian f/5.4
CCD: Apogee AP7
FOV: 17 x 17 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.0 x 2.0 arcsec
Milton Gentry

Eagle Eye Observatory
Austin, TX, USA
Telescope: Celestron 11" SCT f/5
CCD: SBIG ST-402ME
FOV: 11.3 x 16.9 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.32 x 1.32 arcsec
Antonio Giambersio

Potenza
Potenza, PZ, ITALY
Telescope: Celestron C8 20 cm SCT f/6.3
CCD: Starlight Xpress MX916
FOV: 23.4 x 17.5 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.87 x 1.87 arcsec
Kevin D Hearst

Hearst Observatory
Escondido, CA, USA
Website: www.hearstobservatory.com
Telescope: Celestron 14" C-14 f/7
CCD: SBIG ST-402ME
FOV: 9.05 x 6.33 arcmin
Pixel Scale: .75 x .75 arcsec
Bernard D Heathcote

Barfold Observatory
Kyneton, Victoria, Australia
Telescope: Celestron 14" SCT f/6.4
CCD: SBIG ST-8XE
FOV: 13.8 x 20.7 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.63 x 1.63 arcsec
M. Eduardo E Hernandez Carrillo

Team:
   - Jesus Gerardo J. Rodriguez Flores
   - Maribel Cortez de Hernandez

Observatorio del Nazas
Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico
Website: www.observatoriodelnazas.com
Telescope: Meade 14" SCT f/6.3
CCD: Meade Deep Sky Imager
FOV: 15 x 12 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.757 x 1.451 arcsec
Freddie R Hines

Team:
   - John P. Delmore

Home
Bossier City, LA, USA
Telescope: Hardin 10" reflector f/4.8
CCD: Meade Deep Sky Imager
FOV: 13.8 x 10.4 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.6 x 1.3 arcsec
Mike Holloway

Holloway Observatory
Van Buren, AR, USA
Telescope: Takahashi 4" FSQ106 f/5.3
CCD: SBIG ST2000XM
FOV: 74 x 56 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 7.4 x 7.4 arcsec
Fredrick H. Hunt

Charleston, AR
Charleston, AR, USA
Website: www.aoas.org/
Telescope: Celestron 8" SCT f/6.3
CCD: Meade DSI Color
FOV: 10.1 x 13.3 arcmin
Pixel Scale: ? x ? arcsec
Karen I Hutchins

Team:
   - William F. Welsh

Mount Laguna Observatory
La Mesa, CA, USA
Telescope: J.W. Fecker, Inc. 21" Cassegrain reflector f/15
CCD: SBIG STL-1001E
FOV: 10.6 x 10.6 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.619 x 0.619 arcsec
Allen Hwang

Redlands
Loma Linda, CA, USA
Telescope: celestron 14" sct f/11
CCD: sbig STL-1001E
FOV: 21.5 x 21.5 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.26 x 1.26 arcsec
Stogneeva Irina

Team:
   - Golubaev Alex
   - Shestopalov Vasil
   - Kimakovskij Serg

Odessa Observatory
Odessa, Ukraine, Ukraine
Website: www.astronomy.odessa.ua
Telescope: custom 17/30 cm SCT f/2.9
CCD: WATEC LCL 92K
FOV: 36.6 x 49.2 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1 x 3.8 arcsec
Kazuaki Iwasaki

kisag
Ito-shi, Sizuoka-ken, Japan
Website: www2.wbs.ne.jp/~kisag/
Telescope: mikage 61 cm reflector f/4.9
CCD: vixen c004-3m
FOV: ? x ? arcmin
Pixel Scale: ? x ? arcsec
Ali Koohpaee

Team:
   - Pouria Nazemi
   - Babak A.. Tefreshi
   - Alireza Vafa
   - Siavash Safarianpour
   - Ali Frughi

University of Isfahan's Observatory
Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Telescope: Meade 16" Schmidt-Cassegrain f/10
CCD: Meade 416 XT
FOV: 5.9 x 4 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.46 x 0.46 arcsec
Juan Lacruz

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

La Cañada Observatory
Madrid, MADRID, Spain
Website: astrosurf.com/juan_lacruz/
Telescope: Meade 12" SCT f/6
CCD: SBIG ST-9
FOV: 20 x 20 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.5 x 2.5 arcsec
Luis Lahuerta

Team:
   - Salvador Lahuerta
   - Observadores Cometas

Observatorio Manises
Manises, Valencia, Spain
Telescope: Meade 10" SCT f/4.3
CCD: Starlight Xpress MX516
FOV: 15.5 x 11.55 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.86 x 2.39 arcsec
Steven Lee

Rainbow Observatory
Coonabarabran, NSW, Australia
Website: www.aao.gov.au/local/www/sl
Telescope: home made 30.6 cm Newtonian f/5
CCD: SBIG ST-8e
FOV: 31.225 x 20.817 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.22 x 1.22 arcsec
Martin Lehký

Hradec Králové
Hradec Králové, 500 03, Czech Republic
Telescope: JiYí Drbohlav - Rtyn. v Podkrkonoaí 42 cm Newton f/5
CCD: SBIG ST-7
FOV: 11.5 x 7.6 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.9 x 0.9 arcsec
Rolando Ligustri

Team:
   - Rubes Turchetti
   - Fabrizio Romanello
   - Daniele Da Rio

CAST Observatory
Talmassons, Udine, Italy
Website: www.castfvg.it
Telescope: homemade 14" newtonian f/5
CCD: SBIG ST-9e
FOV: 22 x 22 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.35 x 2.35 arcsec
Juergen Linder

Durmersheim
Durmersheim, Germany, Germany
Website: www.sternfreunde-durmersheim.de
Telescope: Celestron 8" SCT f/2.8
CCD: SBIG ST5
FOV: 19.3 x 14.5 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 10 x 3,6 arcsec
Scott R Loucks

Team:
   - Justine N. Loucks

LAMP OBSERVATORY
New River, AZ, USA
Website: www.geocities.com/srloucks/home.html
Telescope: Celestron 11" SCT f/3.3
CCD: SBIG ST-402ME
FOV: 26 x 17 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1 x 2 arcsec
Andrew Macica

Hamilton View
San Jose, California, USA
Telescope: Celestron 8" C8 Fastar f/5
CCD: SBIG ST-7XME
FOV: 23 x 16 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.83 x 1.83 arcsec
Mark Manner

Spot Observatory
Nunnelly, TN, USA
Website: www.spotastro.com
Telescope: RC Optical Systems 16" Ritchey Chretien f/9
CCD: SBIG STL6303E
FOV: 26 x 17 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.51 x 0.51 arcsec
Gianluca Masi

Las Campanas Observatory - SoTIE telescope
Ceccano, FR, Italy
Telescope: Celestron + Software Bisque 14" SC f/7
CCD: Apogee Ap7
FOV: 15 x 15 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2 x 2 arcsec
Brian McCandless

Grand View Observatory
Elkton, MD, USA
Telescope: Celestron 14" C-14 CGE, XLT f/6.3
CCD: SBIG ST-7XME
FOV: 10.6 x 7.0 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.83 x 0.83 arcsec
Leonard E. Mercer

Villa Bellina
Attard, --, Malta
Website: www.autostarsuite.net/photos/leonrd/default.aspx
Telescope: Celestron Nexstar 8i SE 8" SCT f/10
CCD: Meade Deep Sky Imager
FOV: ?? x ?? arcmin
Pixel Scale: ?? x ?? arcsec
Tom Michals

6307 Clairmont Austin TX
Austin, tx, USA
Telescope: Takahashi 6" FS152 f/8
CCD: Starlight Xpress SXV-H9C
FOV: 15 x 19 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 12.9 x 12.9 arcsec
Christopher Trevo Middleton

Team:
   - Andrew A. Helsdon

Sky Owls Observatory
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Website: www.skyowls.co.za
Telescope: Meade 12" LX200GPS f/4
CCD: Starlight Xpress MX716
FOV: 18 x 16 arcmin
Pixel Scale: ? x ? arcsec
Giannantonio Milani

Padova
Padova, Pd, Italy
Website: cara.uai.it
Telescope: homemade 20 cm newtonian f/4
CCD: DTA TC245c
FOV: 20 x 27 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 4.5 x 5.1 arcsec
Richard Miles

Golden Hill Observatory
Dorset, UK, UK
Telescope: SCT 28 cm SCT f/10
CCD: Starlight SXV H9
FOV: 9.7 x 6.5 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.95 x 0.95 arcsec
R. B. Minton

Astrometric Observatory - Raton
Raton, NM, USA
Website: mypeoplepc.com/members/patminton/astrometric_observatory
Telescope: Meade 25.4 cm Schmidt-Newtonian f/4.0
CCD: Meade DSI
FOV: 16.58 x 12.62 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.74 x 1.74 arcsec
Martin Mobberly

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Cockfield Observatory
Cockfield, Suffolk, UK
Website: uk.geocities.com/martinmobberley
Telescope: Celestron 14" SCT f/7.7
CCD: SBIG ST-9XE
FOV: 12.9 x 12.9 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.5 x 1.5 arcsec
Paco Montalban

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Obs. de Calarreona (Aguilas-Murcia)
Aguilas, Murcia, Spain
Telescope: Meade LX200 10" SCT f/6.3
CCD: SBIG ST-9
FOV: 23 x 23 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.6 x 1.6 arcsec
Fabrizio Montanucci

Rome
Rome, Rome, Italy
Telescope: Celestron 11" SCT f/6.3
CCD: Finger Lake Instruments Maxcam CM9-1E
FOV: 18 x 18 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.1 x 2.1 arcsec
Montúfar- Moreno-Jaquez

Team:
   - Manuel García Montúfar
   - Armando Cárdenas Moreno
   - Julián Jaquez Loaiza

OAN Tonantzintla, Puebla, México
México D.F., D.F., México
Website: http://nibiru.fciencias.unam.mx
Telescope: ? 39.37" Cassegrain f/5.11
CCD: ? Thomson THX 31156
FOV: 16.7 x 16.7 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.98 x 0.98 arcsec
Stefano Moretti

Bastia Obs
Forli', FC, Italy
Website: www.arar.it
Telescope: Marcon 42 cm newtonian f/5
CCD: apogee alta 260e
FOV: 16.7 x 16.7 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.95 x 1.95 arcsec
Greg Morgan

Quail Lake Observatory
Clovis, CA, USA
Website: www.oldstarlight.com
Telescope: Meade 10" SCT f/5.2
CCD: SBIG ST-10XME
FOV: 26.3 x 39 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.07 x 1.07 arcsec
Charles S. Morris

Team:
   - Carmelita Miranda

Dream Weaver Observatory
Fillmore, CA, USA
Website: koolspacescience.com
Telescope: Meade 16" Schnidt Cassegrain f/6.3
CCD: SBIG ST-9E
FOV: 13.9 x 13.9 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.63 x 1.63 arcsec
Josef Mueller

Westerwald-Sternwarte Irmtraut
Irmtraut, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Website: www.westerwald-astro.de
Telescope: homemade Mirror: LOMO 12" newtonian f/4.8
CCD: Starlight Xpress SXV H9
FOV: 15 x 20 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 6.45 x 6.45 arcsec
Arthur R Mullis

Crockett Park, VA
Manassas, VA, USA
Website: www.novac.com
Telescope: Meade 10" LX200GPS f/10
CCD: Meade DSI
FOV: 6.6 x 5.0 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.8 x 0.6 arcsec
Ramon Naves

Team:
   - Montse Campas
   - Observadores Cometas

Obs. Montcabrer - Cabrils (Barcelona)
Cabrils, Barcelona, Spain
Website: astrosurf.com/cometas
Telescope: Meade 30.5 cm SCT f/5.5
CCD: SBIG ST-9E
FOV: 19.7 x 19.7 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.3 x 2.3 arcsec
Markku T Nissinen

Team:
   - Henri Taino
   - Veli-Pekka Hentunen
   - Harri Haukka
   - Hannu Aartolahti
   - Reino Koponen
   - Jari Juutilainen
   - Mari Laitinen
   - Riitta Vähävihu

Taurus Hill Observatory
VARKAUS, Europe, Finland
Website: www.ursa.fi/yhd/kassiopeia/
Telescope: Meade 12" LX200GPS UHTC f/10
CCD: SBIG ST 8 XME
FOV: 16 x 10 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.6 x 1.6 arcsec
Bill Norby

River Moss Observatory
St. Peters, MO, USA
Telescope: Meade 10" LX200 Classic SCT f/10
CCD: SBIG STL-1301E
FOV: 25.4 x 20.3 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.19 x 1.19 arcsec
JAT Observatory

JAT Observatory
Fairless Hills, PA, USA
Website: jatobservatory.org
Telescope: Meade 10" LX200GPS f/6.3
CCD: SBIG ST-2000XM
FOV: 19.1 x 25.4 arcmin
Pixel Scale: .95 x .95 arcsec
Arto Oksanen

Nyrola Observatory
Jyvaskyla, FI, Finland
Website: www.ursa.fi/sirius
Telescope: Meade 40 cm LX200 f/5
CCD: SBIG ST-8XE
FOV: 15 x 23 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.9 x 0.9 arcsec
Terry D Oswalt

SARA
Melbourne, FL, USA
Website: www.fit.edu/pss/
Telescope: Boller & Chivens 36" Ritchey-Cretien f/7.5
CCD: Boller & Chivens 1 (first one mfg)
FOV: 6.5 x 6.5 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.72 x 0.72 arcsec
Ralph Pass

Pass Observatory
Andover, MA, USA
Website: www.rppass.com
Telescope: Meade 10" SCT f/6.772
CCD: Meade 1616XT
FOV: 30 x 20 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.8 x 0.8 arcsec
Mark R. Pernerewski

Team:
   - Monty Robson
   - Stephen J. Riley
   - Greg C. Osborne
   - Tiffany N. Novella
   - Brittney C. Lechner
   - Andrew Rigby
   - Bill Cloutier

John J. McCarthy Observatory
New Milford, CT, USA
Website: www.mccarthyobservatory.org
Telescope: Meade 40 cm Schmidt-Cassegrain f/6.5
CCD: SBIG ST-10XME
FOV: 19.2 x 12.8 arcmin
Pixel Scale: .53 x .53 arcsec
João Porto

Ponta Delgada
Ponta Delgada, Azores, Portugal
Website: www.jporto.astrosite.net
Telescope: Celestron 20 cm C8 f/10
CCD: Starlight Xpress MX916
FOV: 14.96 x 11.17 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.39 x 2.31 arcsec
Enrico Prosperi

Team:
   - Tamara Cecchi
   - Stefano Prosperi

Castelmartini
Larciano, Pistoia, Italy
Website: astrosurf.com/prosperi/
Telescope: Meade 14" LX-200 GPS f/6.3
CCD: SBIG ST-7E
FOV: 10.5 x 7 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.83 x 0.83 arcsec
Timothy D Puckett

Team:
   - Vishnu Reddy

Puckett Observatory
Ellijay, GA, USA
Website: www.cometwatch.com
Telescope: handmade 60 cm Ritchey Chretien f/8
CCD: Apogee Ap7
FOV: 8.3 x 8.3 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.973 x 0.973 arcsec
Gustavo L Pöhls

Observatorio Las Palmas
Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico
Telescope: Meade 12" SCT f/6.6
CCD: SBIG ST-237
FOV: 8.1 x 6.1 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.8 x 0.8 arcsec
Alberto Quijano Vodniza

Team:
   - Mario Rojas Pereira
   - James Perenguez Lopez
   - Armando Quijano Vodniza

University of Nariño Observatory
Pasto, Nariño, Colombia
Telescope: Meade 14" LX200 GPS f/10
CCD: SBIG ST-7XME
FOV: 4.46 x 6.68 arcmin
Pixel Scale: .52 x .52 arcsec
Masoud Rafiei

Team:
   - Irene Shivaei
   - Pejman Noroozi
   - Payman Akbarnia
   - Payman Noroozi
   - Siamak Moqadam
   - Shiva Neisani
   - Shafaq Keivanian
   - Simin Fallah
   - Pouria Nazemi
   - Babak A. Tafreshi

zaeferanie observatory
Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Telescope: meade 10" lx-200 f/10
CCD: Meade DSI
FOV: 8.5 x 8.1 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1 x 0.75 arcsec
Vishnu V Reddy

Team:
   - Ron Dyvig

Badlands Observatory
Grand Forks, ND, USA
Website: www.geocities.com/moonyguy
Telescope: Ron Dyvig 26" newtonian f/4.5
CCD: Apogee AP8
FOV: 26.43 x 26.43 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.56 x 1.56 arcsec
Vishnu (Hawaii) K Reddy

Team:
   - Kenneth J. Archer
   - Natasha E. Davis

Ironwood Observatories
Grand Forks, North Dakota, USA
Website: http://www.ironwoodobservatory.com/
Telescope: Celestron 14" SCT f/11
CCD: Finger Lake Instruments IMG 1001E
FOV: 22.6 x 22.6 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.32 x 1.32 arcsec
Esteban Reina

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Obs. Masquefa
Masquefa, Barcelona, Spain
Telescope: Meade LX200 25.4 cm SCT f/3.3
CCD: SBIG ST-7ME
FOV: 14.7 x 9.8 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.31 x 2.31 arcsec
Jay Reynolds

Team:
   - Danitra Donatelli
   - Amy Porter
   - Dave Principe
   - Jim Holt
   - Ben Blondin

Lakeland Observatory
Bay Village, OH, USA
Telescope: Meade 12" LX200 f/6.3
CCD: SBIG ST-7
FOV: 12.3 x 8.2 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1 x 1 arcsec
Diego Rodriguez-Perez

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Guadarrama Observatory
Villalba, Madrid, Spain
Telescope: Meade 8" LX200 f/10
CCD: SBIG ST9
FOV: 20.8 x 20.8 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.4 x 2.4 arcsec
Sylvain Rondi

Team:
   - Alain Jaureguiberry
   - Bruno David

T60 - Observatoire du Pic du Midi
Tarbes, HP, France
Website: astrosurf.com/rondi/
Telescope: OMP 60 cm Newton f/3.5
CCD: Aude Audine
FOV: 11 x 7.5 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.86 x 0.86 arcsec
Wiphu Rujoapakarn

Fort Davis
Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Website: www.rotse.net
Telescope: ROTSE Collaboration 45 cm Modified Cassegrain f/1.80
CCD: ROTSE Collaboration n/a
FOV: 111 x 111 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 3 x 3 arcsec
Kenneth S. Rumstay

Team:
   - Laura M.. Hachmeister
   - Elysse N.. Voyer

SARA Observatory at Kitt Peak
Valdosta, GA, USA
Telescope: Boller and Chivens 36" Cassegrain reflector f/7.5
CCD: Apogee AP7
FOV: 6.2 x 6.2 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.72 x 0.72 arcsec
Anthony S Russo

Team:
   - Timothy Strickland

Okaloosa-Walton College Observatory
Niceville, FL, USA
Website: owcc-r-06.owcc.net/science/russo/SUMMER03/AST%201002%20index.htm
Telescope: Astroworks 18" Prime-reflector f/2.8
CCD: SBIG ST-10 USB
FOV: 39.9 x 26.9 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.1 x 1.1 arcsec
Josep L Salto

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Obs. Cal Maciarol Modulo 8 - Ager (Lleida)
Ager, Lleida, Spain
Telescope: Meade 25.4 cm SCT f/7.2
CCD: SBIG ST-9XE
FOV: 19.2 x 19.2 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.25 x 2.25 arcsec
Albert Sanchez

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Obs. Gualba
Gualba, Barcelona, Spain
Telescope: Meade 36 cm SCT f/4
CCD: Starlight Xpress MX 716
FOV: 17 x 14 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.18 x 1.18 arcsec
Carlo G Sanchez

Team:
   - Francisco F. Figueroa
   - Oscar C. Sánchez
   - Alvaro R. Carrera
   - Joaquín H. Morales
   - Rafael A. Mélendez
   - Luis M. López
   - Francisco F. Fco

Chapa de Mota, Mexico State
Colonia Anzures, Mexico City, Mexico
Telescope: Celestron NexStar8 8" SCT f/4
CCD: Meade Deep Sky Imager
FOV: 20.7 x 15.6 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.4 x 1.9 arcsec
Joaquin Sanchez

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Obs. El Mirador de Murcia
Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Telescope: Meade 25.4 cm SCT f/8.9
CCD: SBIG ST-9XE
FOV: 15.6 x 15.6 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.83 x 1.83 arcsec
Antonio Sanchez-Ibarra

Team:
   - Julio Saucedo-Morales
   - Carlos Rodriguez-Vejar
   - Cesar Madero-Vejar
   - Hector Ruiz-Figueroa
   - Jose Sanchez
   - Benjamin Camacho-Soto
   - Carlos Cervantes-Zavala

Observatorio "Carl Sagan"
Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico
Website: cosmos.astro.uson.mx
Telescope: Meade 16" LX200 GPS f/10
CCD: Apogee AP10
FOV: 12.6 x 8.5 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.3 x 0.3 arcsec
John R Sanford

Team:
   - Ronald Royer
   - Nicholas Biunno
   - Billie Chandler

Starhome Observatory
Springville, CA, USA
Website: www.astrospringville.org
Telescope: Celestron 14" SCT f/4
CCD: Starlight Xpress SXV-H9
FOV: 21.7 x 15.8 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.86 x 1.86 arcsec
Toni Scarmato

Toni Scarmato's Observatory
San Costantino di Briatico (VV), Italy, Calabria
Website: toniscarmato.interfree.it/comet1.html
Telescope: Reflector 10" newtonian f/4.8/2.4
CCD: Starlight Xpress SXL8
FOV: 22 x 22 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1 x 2.5 arcsec
Stefan Seip

Astromeeting Observatory, Stuttgart
Stuttgart, BW, Germany
Website: www.astromeeting.de
Telescope: Astro-Physics Inc. USA 10" Maksutov-Cassegrain f/10
CCD: SBIG STL-11000M
FOV: 33.4 x 48.8 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.73 x 0.73 arcsec
Dr. P. Clay Sherrod

Team:
   - Brian Sherrod

Arkansas Sky Observatory, Petit Jean Mountain South
Morrilton, AR, USA
Website: www.arksky.org
Telescope: Custom 40 cm RC f/2.7
CCD: SBIG Custom STV
FOV: 14 x 11.7 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.1 x 2.1 arcsec
William Siedsma

Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Telescope: Meade LX200 GPS 10" SCT f/10
CCD: Meade DSI
FOV: ?? x ?? arcmin
Pixel Scale: ?? x ?? arcsec
Barry Smith

Lone Star Observatory, Caney OK
Dallas, TX, USA
Website: www.lonestarobservatory.org/
Telescope: Jerry Brunache 24" Cassegrain f/8
CCD: SBIG STL-1001E
FOV: 17.92 x 17.92 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.05 x 1.05 arcsec
Giovanni Sostero

Team:
   - Antonio Lepardo
   - Virgilio Gonano
   - Mario Gonano
   - Vincenzo Santini
   - Sara Garzia

Remanzacco Observatory
Remanzacco, Udine, Italy
Website: www.afamweb.com
Telescope: Meade/Marcon/Intes 10/18/6" SCT/newtonian/Maksutov f/from 5.2 up to 7/4.5/6
CCD: Hi-Sis Hi-Sis23ME
FOV: 26 to 12 x 18 to 8 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2 to 0.9 x 2 to 0.9 arcsec
Matt Taylor

Palmdale, California
Palmdale, California, USA
Telescope: Meade 12" LX200GPS/SMT/UHTC & 102ED EMC f/F/4.77, F/10, F/20
CCD: Meade DSI Pro
FOV: 11.57 x 8.72 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.36 x 1.06 arcsec
Diego Tirelli

Sossano
Sossano, Vicenza, Italy
Telescope: homemade 25 cm Newton f/6
CCD: SBIG ST7 Ei
FOV: 16 x 12 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.23 x 1.23 arcsec
Roberto Trabatti

Chignolo Po
Chignolo Po, Pavia, ITALY
Website: cara.uai.it
Telescope: Celestron C11 11" SCT f/10
CCD: SBIG stl1301e
FOV: 25 x 20 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.4 x 2.4 arcsec
David Trowbridge

Tinyblue Observatory
Greenbank, WA, USA
Website: www.tinyblue.com
Telescope: Takahashi 4" FSQ-106 f/4
CCD: SBIG ST-7E
FOV: 7.3 x 10.9 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.86 x 0.86 arcsec
Jose R Vidal

Team:
   - Observadores Cometas

Obs. Monte Deva (Gijon, Asturias)
Gijon, Asturias, Spain
Telescope: Celestron 36 cm SCT f/4.48
CCD: SBIG ST-7
FOV: 15 x 10 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 2.35 x 2.35 arcsec
Xiao-bin Wang

Team:
   - Xiliang Zhang
   - Shenghong Gu
   - Liyun Zhang

Yunnan Observatory
Kunming, Yunnan, Peoples Republic of China
Website: www.ynao.ac.cn
Telescope: Carl Zeiss Jena 100.0 cm RCC f/13
CCD: Princeton Instruments image
FOV: 6.5 x 6.5 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.37 x 0.37 arcsec
Tony Ward

Absurdatory
Yeppoon, Queensland, Australia
Telescope: Meade 14" SCT f/10
CCD: SBIG ST6
FOV: 8.34 x 6.31 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.3 x 1.5 arcsec
Elizabeth M Warner

UM Observatory
College Park, MD, USA
Website: www.astro.umd.edu/~warnerem
Telescope: Celestron 14" SCT f/11
CCD: SBIG ST-8
FOV: 12.1 x 8.1 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.5 x 0.5 arcsec
Randall Welch

WAO
Costa Mesa, CA, USA
Telescope: Meade 25.4 cm Schmidt-Newtonian f/4.0
CCD: SBIG ST7-XME
FOV: 15.5 x 23.3 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.82 x 1.82 arcsec
Rick Widmer

Team:
   - Chris Anderson
   - Ken Thomason
   - David Olsen
   - Deb Hartwell
   - Jay Hartwell
   - Michelle Hartwell
   - David West
   - Dick Shotwell

Centennial Observatory / Herrett Center / College of Southern Idaho
Kimberly, ID, US
Website: www.mvastro.org
Telescope: DFM 24" Ritchey-Chretien f/8
CCD: Apogee Alta-E47
FOV: 9.7 x 9.7 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.568 x 0.568 arcsec
Maria Womack

Team:
   - Matt Gesmundo

Math and Science Observatory
St. Cloud, MN, USA
Telescope: Meade 16" LX200 f/10
CCD: Apogee AP7 P
FOV: 10.5 x 10.5 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 1.24 x 1.24 arcsec
Melvin Yuhaniak

Caste Village
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Telescope: Meade 8" LX200 GPS f/10
CCD: Meade Deep Sky Imager
FOV: 25 x 25 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 10 x 8 arcsec
José F. de Almeida

Team:
   - Ana P. Santos

OAAC
Cascais, Cascais, PORTUGAL
Website: www.apaa.online.pt
Telescope: Meade LX 200 10" SCT f/10
CCD: Starlight Xpress MX 916
FOV: 11.967 x 8.941 arcmin
Pixel Scale: 0.948 x 0.917 b1x1 arcsec
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