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    Cold Spring Observatory    Cold Spring, Kentucky  United States of America

            e-mail: fred@coldspringobservatory.org


              Observatory                  Dumbbell Nebula  M27             Spiral Galaxy NGC 6946                 The Moon   


              NGC 2264                      M42 The Orion Nebula                      NGC 2403                                NGC 5128


          NGC 3372  Multiple Palettes                      M33                                     NGC 5139                  NGC 3372 LHa,Ha,OIII,SII

            Click on images to open a new page or image


   Kentucky Monthly - Astronomy Article Featuring Cold Spring Observatory

    Cincinnati Observatory Calendar Images by Fred Calvert

    Downloadable Astronomy Images to Print - ENJOY!  

    Image of Galaxy M83 taken remotely from Pingelly Australia

    Total Lunar Eclipse February 20, 2008

    Comet 17P/Holmes October 28, 2007

    Images used in new Astronomy Magazine "Atlas of the Stars"

    Image of Van Den Bergh 93 used in Astronomy Magazine

    Perseus Double Cluster used in "Explore the Universe 2006"

   Images:  Venus Transits the Sun June 8, 2004 from Cold Spring Observatory 

   Images:    Solar Eclipse December 25, 2000

   My Bio and Research Interests 




  Book and Periodical Publications List Click Here

   Cold Spring Observatory is proud to be a member of the following organizations

    AAVSO    SAS


                                             NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day 2004 


                         M1 1/18/2013                                       Asteroid 433 Eros in center of field                                              M-101 The Pinwheel galaxy

                              Mouse Click on Clear Sky Clock for Explanation .             


Use of Images:

As the universe is free to all that look up to see, images that appear on this web site taken by me are not copyrighted and my be used freely by all, except they may not be sold individually for profit without my permission and agreement. Educators and educational non-profits are free to use at anytime. All that I ask is an e-mail saying you are using them and the proper credit line as listed with each image be given. If you require high resolution TIFF files for book or magazine publication, please email me at the address at the top of this page and I will be more then happy to provide to you free of charge.  Fred Calvert, Cold Spring Observatory