Map of this web site.

A few words about me - 01 January 2003

2 My equipment

2.1 Lenses

Canon EF 300 F4 L USM - 05 March 2008

2.2 Mounts

My unique mount - 04 May 2007

Small travel-mount Astro 3 - 03 August 2007

2.3 Filters

Filter Baader H-alfa 45nm - 04 November 2007

Filter Baader OIII - 04 November 2007

Filter Baader UHC-S - 02 February 2008

2.4 Reductions

Reduction T2 -> M42x1 - 05 November 2007

Reduction M42x1 - > Canon EOS - 05 November 2007

2.5 Shutter for DSLR

Shutter timer for DSLR - 08 February 2008

2.6 Capturing equipments

2.6.1 Canon 350D

Canon 350D - 25 July 2005

Filter modification of Canon 350D - 09 February 2008

Passive air cooling for Canon 350D - 02 November 2011

2.7 Astro-cases

Case for occultations - 28 July 2014

2.8 Observatory

My new observatory - 27 August 2010

Preparing designs of a new observatory - 27 August 2010

The components of a new mount arrived - 27 August 2010

Groundwork and measuring - 27 August 2010

First part of observatory - 27 August 2010

The roof and covering with sheetmetal - 29 August 2010

Finalization inside - 27 August 2010

3 Gallery

3.1 Sun

3.1.1 Photosphere

Sunspots - 09 September 2021

Sunspots - 20 July 2004

Sunspots - 30 May 2004

3.1.2 Eclipse

Annular Solar eclipse - 10 June 2021

Partial Solar Eclipse - 20 March 2015

Partial Solar Eclipse - 04 January 2011

Total Sun eclipse - 01 August 2008

Annular Solar eclipse - 03 Oktober 2005

Annular Solar eclipse - 31 May 2003

3.2 Moon

3.2.1 Surface

Crater Copernicus - 22 August 2011

Color moon - 06 October 2006

Aeroplane flyby - 13 September 2006

Surface of Moon - 04 July 2005

Surface of Moon - 08 June 2004

Surface of Moon - 21 September 2003

Surface of Moon - 15 September 2003

Surface of Moon - 15 September 2003

3.2.2 Eclipse

Partial Lunar eclipse - 16 July 2019

Total Lunar Eclipse - 27 June 2018

Partial Lunar eclipse - 07 August 2017

Penumbral Lunar Eclipse - 16 September 2016

Total Lunar Eclipse - 28 September 2015

Partial Lunar Eclipse - 25 April 2013

Total Lunar Eclipse - 10 December 2011

Total Lunar Eclipse - 15 June 2011

Total Lunar Eclipse - 21 February 2008

Partial Lunar Eclipse - 07 September 2006

Total Lunar Eclipse - 28 October 2004

Total Lunar eclipse - 04 May 2004

Total Lunar eclipse - 08 November 2003

3.3 Planets

3.3.1 Mercury

Mercury transit across sun disc - 09 May 2016

Mercury transit across sun disc - 07 May 2003

3.3.2 Venus

Venus transit across sun disc - 08 July 2004

3.3.3 Mars

Surface - 28 October 2005

Surface - 20 September 2003

Surface - 06 September 2003

Surface - 27 August 2003

Surface - 21 August 2003

Surface - 16 August 2003

Surface - 13 August 2003

3.3.4 Jupiter

Jupiter - 13 July 2010

Jupiter - 30 April 2005

Family of Jupiter - 03 April 2004

Family of Jupiter - 21 September 2003

3.4 Comets

3.4.1 C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy)

Comet C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy) - 13 January 2015

3.4.2 C/2011 L4 (PanSTARRS)

Comet C/2011 L4 (PanSTARRS) - 20 March 2013

Comet C/2011 L4 (PanSTARRS) - 16 March 2013

3.4.3 C/2009 R1 McNaught

Comet C/2009 R1 McNaught - 06 June 2010

3.4.4 C/2006 W3 Christensen

Comet C/2006 W3 Christensen - 25 August 2009

3.4.5 2P/Encke

Comet 2P/Encke - 27 November 2003

Comet 2P/Encke - 25 November 2003

Comet 2P/Encke - 22 November 2003

3.4.6 C/2002 T7 Linear

Comet C/2002 T7 Linear - 22 February 2004

3.4.7 C/2001 Q4 Neat

Comet C/2001 Q4 Neat - 14 May 2004

Comet C/2001 Q4 Neat - 11 May 2004

3.4.8 C/2004 Q2 Machholz

Comet C/2004 Q2 Machholz - 10 January 2005

Comet C/2004 Q2 Machholz - 08 January 2005

3.4.9 Podjmanski

Comet Podjmanski - 20 April 2006

3.4.10 73P/Schwass.-Wach.

Comet 73P/ Schwassmann-Wachmann (part B) - 12 May 2006

Comet 73P/ Schwassmann-Wachmann - 10 May 2006

Comet 73P/ Schwassmann-Wachmann - 28 April 2006

Comet 73P/ Schwassmann-Wachmann - 22 April 2006

3.4.11 C/2006 M4 (Swan)

Comet C/2006 M4 (Swan) - 07 October 2006

3.4.12 C/2006 P1 (McNaught)

Comet C/2006 P1 (McNaught) - 10 January 2007

3.4.13 C/2007 E1 Garradd

Comet C/2007 E1 Garradd - 20 April 2007

Comet C/2007 E1 Garradd - 14 April 2007

Comet C/2007 E1 Garradd - 13 April 2007

3.4.14 C/2007 E2 Lovejoy

Comet C/2007 E2 Lovejoy - 22 April 2007

Comet C/2007 E2 Lovejoy - 14 April 2007

3.4.15 C/2007 F1 LONEOS

Comet C/2007 F1 Loneos - 17 October 2007

Comet C/2007 F1 Loneos - 16 October 2007

3.4.16 17P/Holmes

Comet 17P/Holmes - 03 January 2008

Comet 17P/Holmes - 06 November 2007

Comet 17P/Holmes - 05 November 2007

Comet 17P/Holmes - 31 October 2007

Comet 17P/Holmes - 29 October 2007

Comet 17P/Holmes - 26 October 2007

3.4.17 168/P Hergenrother

Comet 168/P Hergenrother - 11 October 2012

3.4.18 C/2020 F3 NEOWISE

Comet C/2020 F3 Neowise - 14 July 2020

3.5 Constellations

3.5.1 Auriga

Constellation Auriga - 14 January 2007

3.5.2 Bootes

Constellation Bootes - 18 February 2007

3.5.3 Cancer

Constellation Cancer - 17 February 2007

3.5.4 Gemini

Constellation Gemini - 17 February 2007

3.5.5 Hydra

Constellation Hydra - 17 February 2007

3.5.6 Orion

Constellation Orion - 17 February 2007

3.5.7 Leo

Constellation Leo - 18 February 2007

3.5.8 Delphinus

Constellation Delphinus - 21 July 2007

Constellation Delphinus - 18 August 2004

3.5.9 Cygnus

Constellation Cygnus - 12 August 2004

3.5.10 Lyra

Constellation Lyra - 12 July 2007

3.6 Deep sky

3.6.1 Galaxies

3.6.1.1 M31

Galaxy M31 - 20 August 2010

Galaxy M31 - 02 August 2005

Galaxy M31 - 12 December 2003

3.6.1.2 Leo Triplet

Leo Triplet (NGC 3628, M65, M66) - 20 April 2009

3.6.1.3 Markarian's Eyes

Markarian's eyes (NGC 4438, NGC 4435) - 28 April 2008

3.6.1.4 M101

Galaxy M101 (Pinwheel Galaxy) - 05 March 2011

3.6.1.5 M106

Galaxy M106 - 07 March 2011

Galaxy M106 - 04 March 2011

3.6.1.6 M86

Galaxy M86 - 27 March 2012

3.6.2 Open clusters

3.6.2.1 M44

Open cluster M44 (Beehive) - 07 March 2008

Open cluster M44 - 03 December 2003

3.6.2.2 M45

Open cluster M45 (Pleiades) - 1 September 2005

3.6.2.3 Melotte 25 (Hyades)

Open cluster Mel 25 (Hyades) - 12 March 2007

3.6.2.4 Cr 65

Open cluster Cr 65 - 12 March 2007

3.6.2.5 NGC 7789

Open cluster NGC 7789 - 12 August 2010

3.6.2.6 Melotte 15

Open cluster Melotte15 - 19 September 2010

3.6.2.7 M35

Open cluster M35 - 26 February 2011

3.6.2.8 M67

Open cluster M67 - 07 March 2011

3.6.2.9 M25

Open cluster M25 - 09 May 2016

3.6.3 Globular clusters

3.6.3.1 M3

Globular cluster M3 - 30 March 2011

Globular cluster M3 - 12 July 2007

3.6.3.2 M4

Globular cluster M4 - 14 March 2007

3.6.3.3 M13

Globular cluster M13 - 21 April 2009

Globular cluster M13 - 04 April 2008

Globular cluster M13 - 11 July 2007

3.6.3.4 M14

Globular cluster M14 - 12 July 2007

3.6.3.5 M15

Globular cluster M15 - 12 November 2011

Globular cluster M15 - 01 November 2005

3.6.3.6 M53

Globular cluster M53 - 13 April 2009

3.6.3.7 M92

Globular cluster M92 - 18 May 2012

Globular cluster M92 - 11 July 2007

3.6.4 Emission nebulas

3.6.4.1 M42

Nebula M42 - 01 November 2005

Nebula M42 - 03 December 2003

3.6.4.2 IC 434 and Orion's belt

Nebula IC 434 and Orion's belt - 04 January 2008

3.6.4.3 Sh2-276

Nebula Sh2-276 (The Barnard's loop) - 26 January 2014

Nebula Sh2-276 (The Barnard's loop) - 09 February 2008

3.6.4.4 NGC 7000

Nebula NGC 7000 (North America) - 04 May 2008

3.6.4.5 IC 5070

Nebula IC 5070 (Pelican) - 01 August 2008

3.6.4.6 IC 1848

Nebula IC 1848 (Soul) - 01 September 2008

3.6.4.7 IC 1805

Nebula IC 1805 (Heart) & IC 1848 (Soul) - 05 September 2008

3.6.4.8 Sh2-264

Nebula Sh2-264 - 30 January 2012

Nebula Sh2-264 - 29 December 2008

3.6.4.9 NGC 6888

Crescent nebula (NGC 6888) - 26 May 2009

3.6.4.10 IC 1396

Nebula IC 1396 - 07 October 2010

3.6.4.11 Sh2-101

Nebula Sh2-101 - 30 May 2011

3.6.4.12 NGC281

Hmlovina NGC 281 (Pacman) - 30 August 2011

3.6.4.13 NGC7635

Nebula NGC 7635 (Bubble Nebula) - 02 September 2011

3.6.4.14 IC 5146

Nebula IC 5146 (Cocoon Nebula) - 02 October 2011

3.6.4.15 Sh2-88

Nebula Sh2-188 - 21 August 2012

3.6.4.16 Neighbourhood of star Deneb

Nebulas in neighbourhood of star Deneb

3.6.4.17 NGC 1499

Nebula NGC 1499 (California) - 29 January 2017

3.6.5 Planetary nebulas

3.6.5.1 M27

Planetary nebula M27 (Dumbbell) - 31 August 2010

Planetary nebula M27 (Dumbbell) - 31 August 2008

Planetary nebula M27 (Dumbbell) - 1 September 2005

3.6.5.2 M57

Planetary nebulae M57 - 03 July 2010

Planetary nebulae M57 - 12 June 2007

3.6.5.3 NGC 7293

Planetary nebula NGC 7293 (Helix) - 05 September 2010

Planetary nebula NGC 7293 (Helix) - 19 August 2010

3.6.5.4 NGC 246

Planetary Nebula NGC 246 (Skull Nebula) - 01 October 2011

3.6.5.5 Sh2-188

Planetary nebula Sh2-188 - 30 September 2011

3.6.5.6 M76

Planetary nebula M76 (Little Dumbbell) - 22 October 2011

3.6.5.7 Abell 31

Planetary nebula Abell 31 (PK219+31.1) - 24 March 2012

3.6.6 Supernova remnants

3.6.6.1 Sh2-240

Supernova remnant Sh2-240 (Simeis 147) - 30 October 2010

3.6.6.2 M1

Supernova remnant M1 (Crab Nebula) - 20 December 2011

3.6.6.3 Sh2-103

Supernova remnant Sh2-103 (Veil Nebula) - 07 August 2013

3.6.7 Dark nebulas

3.6.7.1 B3, B4, B5, IC348

Dark nebula B3, B4, B5 a IC348 - 29 November 2011

3.7 Asteroids

Asteroid 739 Mandeville - 07 March 2008

Near-Earth asteroid 2007 HA - 17 April 2007

Near-Earth asteroid 2004 XP 14 - 03 July 2006

3.8 Atmosphere

3.8.1 Sun halo pillar

Sun halo pillar - 21 January 2017

Sun pillar - 24 February 2011

Sun pillar - 11 February 2008

3.8.2 Lightnings

Ligthning - 07 July 2012

Lightning - 28 May 2007

3.8.3 Rainbow

Rainbow - 10 June 2013

Rainbow - 7 May 2010

Rainbow and supernumerary bows - 25 June 2009

Rainbow - 1 July 2008

Rainbow - 15 July 2004

3.8.4 Sun 22° halo

Sun 22° halo - 08 May 2020

Sun 22° halo - 17 February 2018

Sun 22° halo - 09 May 2013

Sun 22° halo - 13 February 2011

Sun 22° halo - 20 March 2010

Sun 22° halo - 10 March 2010

Sun 22° halo - 17 May 2008

Sun 22° halo - 07 May 2008

Sun 22° halo - 04 April 2008

3.8.5 Noctilucent clouds

Noctilucent clouds - 29 May 2008

3.8.6 Iridescent clouds

Iridescent clouds - 19 February 2022

Iridescent clouds - 27 January 2009

Iridescent clouds - 20 October 2008

3.8.7 Infralateral arc

Infralateral arc - 14 July 2009

3.8.8 Circumscribed halo

Circumscribed halo - 14 July 2009

Circumscribem halo - 03 August 2014

3.8.9 Parhelic circle

Parhelic circle and Sundogs (Parhelia) - 22 February 2010

3.8.10 Moondog

Moondog - 30 April 2010

3.8.11 Sun 46° halo

Sun 46° halo - 25 April 2013

3.8.12 Tornado

Tornado - 01 August 2014

3.8.13 Upper tangent arc

Upper tangent arc - 16 January 2017

3.8.14 Green flash

Sunrise - 04 July 2005

3.8.15 Mammatus clouds

Mammatus clouds - 24 June 2021

3.9 Conjunctions

Conjunction Moon and Jupiter - 03 September 2009

3.10 Others

Night in Mala Fatra - 20 August 2009

The Tery's chalet - 02 July 2008

3.11 Meteorites

3.11.1 Kosice

Expedition meteorite Kosice - 6-8 April 2010

Meteorite Kosice - fragment A - 04 April 2010

Meteorite Kosice - fragment B - 04 April 2010

Meteorite Kosice - fragment C - 04 April 2010

Meteorite Kosice - fragment D - 07 April 2010

4 Manuals & Articles

Methods of photography - 18 January 2020

Astronomical eyepieces - 05 March 2020

Mutual events of Jupiter moons - 20 February 2015

Asteroidal occultations - 19 February 2019

5 News

6 Projects

6.1 Asteroidal Occultations

6.1.1 Summary

Asteroidal occultations - the summary results for all years

6.1.2 Year 2022

Summary of asteroidal occultations for 2022

The occultation of a star by asteroid Bredichina - 03 August2022New

The occultation of a star by asteroid Ohta - 11 May 2022New

Zákryt hviezdy asteroidom 2003 YP107 - 12 April 2022New

The occultation of a star by asteroid List'ev - 19 March 2022New

The occultation of a star by asteroid 2001 PP47 - 12 Marec 2022

The occultation of a star by asteroid Walkure - 12 March 2022

The occultation of a star by asteroid Ohio - 11 March 2021

The occultation of a star by asteroid 1991 PK15 - 28 February 2022

The occultation of a star by asteroid Parthenope - 23 February 2022

6.1.3 Year 2021

Summary of asteroidal occultations for 2021 - 31 December 2021

The occultation of a star by asteroid 1995 YN - 25 November 2021

The occultation of a star by asteroid 2008 SP279 - 09 November 2021

The occultation of a star by asteroid Arlon - 26 September 2021

The occultation of a star by asteroid Goethe Link - 16 June 2021

The occultation of a star by asteroid 2000 AY101 - 14 June 2021

The occultation of a star by asteroid Artemis - 09 June 2021

The occultation of a star by asteroid Elfriede - 17 January 2021

6.1.4 Year 2020

Summary of asteroidal occultations for 2020 - 31 December 2020

The occultation of a star by asteroid 2000 FL49 - 26 December 2020

The occultation of a star by asteroid Pompeja - 26 December 2020

The occultation of a star by asteroid Tokio - 09 December 2020

The occultation of a star by asteroid 1975 SU1 - 07 August 2020

6.1.5 Year 2019

Summary of asteroidal occultations for 2019 - 31 December 2019

The occultation of a star by asteroid Peitho (118) - 08 October 2019

The occultation of a star by asteroid Adeona - 22. apríl 2019

6.1.6 Year 2018

Summary of asteroidal occultations for 2018 - 31 December 2018

The occultation of a star by asteroid Hidalgo - 06 December 2018

The occultation of a star by asteroid Leda - 05 December 2018

The occultation of a star by asteroid Kalypso - 11 November 2018

The occultation of a star by asteroid Kalypso - 11 November 2018

The occultation of a star by asteroid Ninina - 18 September 2018

The occultation of a star by asteroid Tauntonia - 09 August 2018

The occultation of a star by asteroid Vincentina - 08 August 2018

The occultation of a star by asteroid Hedwig - 26 July 2018

The occultation of a star by asteroid Ekard- 21 May 2018

6.1.7 Year 2017

Summary of asteroidal occultations for 2017 - 31 December 2017

The occultation of a star by asteroid Lumen - 25 December 2017

The occultation of a star by asteroid Recogne (3365) - 02 June 2017

The occultation of a star by asteroid 1998 WZ5 (12921) - 01 June 2016

The occultation of a star by asteroid 1999 XP164 (23101) - 01 June 2016

6.1.8 Year 2016

Summary of asteroidal occultations for 2016 - 31 December 2016

The occultation of a star by asteroid Meliboea (137) - 09 December 2016

The occultation of a star by asteroid Palisana (914) - 26 September 2016

The occultation of a star by asteroid Hedda (207) - 30 May 2016

Detection of a new satellite of asteroid Elisabetha (412) ? - 17 March 2016

The occultation of a star by asteroid Samantha (3147) - 18 March 2016

The occultation of a star by asteroid Rusthawelia (1171) - 15 January 2016

The occultation of a star by asteroid Thisbe (88) - 14 January 2016

6.1.9 Year 2015

Summary of asteroidal occultations for 2015 - 31 December 2015

The occultation of a star by asteroid Bianca (218) - 09 September 2015

6.1.10 Year 2014

Summary of asteroidal occultations for 2014 - 31 December 2014

The occultation of a star by asteroid Hedda (207) - 27 December 2014

The occultation of a star by asteroid Hygiea (10) - 05 September 2014

The occultation of a star by asteroid Artemis (105) - 27 July 2014

6.1.11 Year 2013

Summary of asteroidal occultations for 2013 - 31 December 2013

The occultation of a star by asteroid Hansa (480) - 20 May 2013

The occultation of a star by asteroid Hansa (480) - 15 April 2013

The occultation of a star by asteroid Laurentia (162) - 28 February 2013

The occultation of a star by asteroid Herrick (1579) - 01 January 2013

6.1.12 Year 2012

Summary of asteroidal occultations for 2012 - 31 December 2012

The occultation of a star by asteroid Cava (505) - 23 June 2012

6.1.13 Year 2011

Summary of asteroidal occultations for 2011 - 31 December 2011

The occultation of a star by asteroid Deiphobus (1867) - 17 November 2011

The occultation of a star by asteroid Ennomos (4709) - 11 August 2011 - updated

6.2 Mutual events

Mutual events - the summary results

Jupiter moons: Ganymede occults Io - 16 February 2015

Jupiter moons: Europa occults Io - 14 January 2015

Jupiter moons: Europa eclipses Io - 14 January 2015

Jupiter moons: Europa occults Io - 07 January 2015

Jupiter moons: Europa eclipses Io - 06 January 2015

6.3 SID monitor

SID monitor - 25 January 2012

Monitoring result from year 2012.

6.4 Meteors

Orionids 2012 - Kysuce - 19 - 20 October 2012

The Perseids Expedition 2012 - Kysuce 10 - 16 August 2012

6.5 Meteors NFC

Meteors NFC - the summary results

Faint meteor observing- 01 February 2015

NFC - preliminary results of year 2015 - 07 February 2015

7 Donwload

Program MeteorExplorer - 6 November 2016

8 Published

9 Others

Reconstruction of pages - 01 February 2021

The exhibition of photographs - 01 March 2007

Guest book - 27 January 2007

Map of pages - 01 July 2007

Web visiting - 11 July 2007

Visit private observatory of Mr. M. Murin - 18 August 2007

Sponsored webhosting - 02 October 2007

The exhibition of photographs - 07 November 2007

The exhibition of photographs - 11 November 2007

Review - Canon EF 50/1.4 USM - 17 November 2007

The exhibition of photographs - 28 December 2007

Added RSS feed - 21 March 2008

Effect of astronomical filters - 02 May 2008

Review - Canon EF 200/2,8 L II USM - 04 September 2008

The exhibition of photographs - 18 September 2008

The exhibition of photographs - 03 February 2009

First light (Newton 360/1500) - 8 May 2010

Astrophotographic workshop 15 - 17 April 2011 - Kysuce

Snowy weekend - 18 February 2012

ESA 2012 - 29 July 2012

3D model of Rosseta mission and model of Solar system - 26 April 2014

Webpages update - 03. marec 2017

Awesome weekend - 14 March 2022New

10 Map of pages

11 Guest book

12 Archive

12.1 Archive 2016 - 2020

12.2 Archive 2011 - 2015

12.3 Archive 2007 - 2010

12.4 Archive 2003 - 2006

www.astronomy.sk