Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scorpius (Sco)  ·  Contains:  Bug nebula  ·  NGC 6302
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C69 Bug Nebula - closeup, 


            Adel Kildeev
C69 Bug Nebula - closeup
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C69 Bug Nebula - closeup

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 150/750

Imaging cameras: Orion StarShoot G3 Color

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX Advanced VX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80mm f/5 Orion ST 80mm

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot Autoguider Starshoot autoguider

Software: Orion Camera Studio for G3 v1.5

Accessory: Celestron barlow 2,5x luminos  ·  Celestron SkySync GPS

Dates:Oct. 6, 2014

Frames: 6x120" (12')

Integration: 12'

Avg. Moon age: 12.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 94.58%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 383046

RA center: 17h13m48s

DEC center: -37°0618

Pixel scale: 0.834 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.248 degrees

Field radius: 0.114 degrees

Resolution: 760x621

Data source: Backyard


Tried Barlow x2.5 with Orion Starshoot G3 for the first time, it is really hard to focus on, visibility is also so-so (a heavy smog).


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C69 Bug Nebula - closeup, 


            Adel Kildeev