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IC 1311 - open star cluster surrounded by faint nebula in Cygnus, 





    
        

            Michael S.
IC 1311 - open star cluster surrounded by faint nebula in Cygnus

IC 1311 - open star cluster surrounded by faint nebula in Cygnus

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher Esprit 150ED Super APO Triplet

Imaging camera:NIKON D610a

Mount:Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT Synscan

Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher finderscope 9x50

Guiding camera:Lacerta M-Gen II Camera

Software:PixInsight 1.8

Resolution: 2500x1621

Dates:June 7, 2019

Frames:
12x300"
3x600"

Integration: 1.5 hours

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 4.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.41%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Mean SQM: 20.98

Mean FWHM: 3.00

Temperature: 22.00

Astrometry.net job: 2741950

RA center: 302.713 degrees

DEC center: 41.141 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.661 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.376 degrees

Field radius: 1.101 degrees

Locations: My lovely garden, J-City, Burgenland, Austria

Data source: Traveller

Description

Very first light! ;-)
Before I turned the mount towards M16, I had to wait 90mins and used that time to make a short exposure of that open star cluster in the constellation Cygnus.
See my later image that night of M16, my intented object:

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IC 1311 - open star cluster surrounded by faint nebula in Cygnus, 





    
        

            Michael S.