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Contains:  NGC 6416, M 6, Butterfly cluster, NGC 6405, NGC 6404, NGC 6383
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Butterfly Cluster and surrounds, 


            Joachim Ong
Butterfly Cluster and surrounds

Butterfly Cluster and surrounds

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:William Optics Zenithstar 70 ED

Imaging camera:Canon 450D

Guiding telescope or lens:Antares 50mm

Guiding camera:Meade DSI

Focal reducer:William Optics FF/FR 0.8x Type II

Software:Gimp 2.8DeepSky Stacker DeepSkyStaker

Resolution: 2694x1788

Dates:May 25, 2014

Frames: 9x60"

Integration: 0.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.29 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.45% job: 300733

RA center: 265.013 degrees

DEC center: -32.343 degrees

Pixel scale: 4.966 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -98.885 degrees

Field radius: 2.229 degrees

Locations: Off Penyabong, Mersing, Johor, Malaysia


Messier 6



Joachim Ong
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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Butterfly Cluster and surrounds, 


            Joachim Ong