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Contains:  M 30, NGC 7099
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Messier 30, 


            Chris Lasley
Messier 30

Messier 30

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:RCOS 12.5" Truss

Imaging camera:SBIG ST-10 XME

Mount:Astro-Physics 900GTO

Accessory:SBIG AO7

Resolution: 2184x1472

Dates:Oct. 9, 2005

Frames: 30x60"

Integration: 0.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.02 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.72% job: 144286

RA center: 325.092 degrees

DEC center: -23.180 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.484 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 27.454 degrees

Field radius: 0.177 degrees


Messier 30 taken using a 12.5 inch f/9 RCOS Ritchey-Chrétien telescope with an SBIG ST10XME and AO7. The image is a combination of 30 - 1 minute exposures.

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Chris Lasley
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Messier 30, 


            Chris Lasley