Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Lyra (Lyr)  ·  Contains:  The constellation Lyra (Lyr)  ·  The star 104Her  ·  The star 13Lyr  ·  The star Sheliak (βLyr)  ·  The star Sulafat (γLyr)  ·  The star Vega (αLyr)  ·  The star δ2Lyr  ·  The star ε1Lyr  ·  The star ζ1Lyr  ·  The star κLyr  ·  The star λLyr
Vega and Lyra, 


            Rich Bamford
Vega and Lyra
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Vega and Lyra

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 18-55mm lens

Imaging cameras: CANON 700D

Mounts: SkyWatcher Star Adventurer

Focal reducers: Celestron 6.3 focal reducer / corrector

Software: Deepsky Stacker  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Hutech IDAS LPS D1 2"

Dates:May 9, 2015

Frames:Hutech IDAS LPS D1 2": 4x30" ISO200

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 71.19%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 677119

RA center: 18h 36' 59"

DEC center: +38° 47' 52"

Pixel scale: 16.663 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.422 degrees

Field radius: 12.656 degrees

Resolution: 4837x2555

Locations: Home, Grantham, United Kingdom


Some subs I came across from May.
Most affected by clouds that rolled over but stacked the best four to see what came out.
Standard (cheapo) 18-55 kit lens on 700d


Sky plot

Sky plot


Vega and Lyra, 


            Rich Bamford