Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Capricornus (Cap)  ·  Contains:  M 30  ·  NGC 7099
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Messier 30, 



    
        

            Chris Lasley
Messier 30
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Messier 30

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
RCOS 12.5" Truss
Imaging Cameras
SBIG ST-10XME
Mounts
Astro-Physics 900GTO
Accessories
SBIG AO7

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 9, 2005
Frames:
30x60" (30')
Integration:
30'
Avg. Moon age:
6.02 days
Avg. Moon phase:
35.72%

RA center: 21h40m22s.1

DEC center: -23°1048

Pixel scale: 0.484 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 27.454 degrees

Field radius: 0.177 degrees

Resolution: 620x418

Description

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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Messier 30, 



    
        

            Chris Lasley