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Contains:  Part of the constellation Lyra (Lyr), The star Sheliak (βLyr), The star Sulafat (γLyr), The star λLyr, The star ν1Lyr, The star ν2Lyr
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My first M57, 


            Mikko Laine
My first M57
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My first M57

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Imaging telescopes or lenses:EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6

Imaging cameras:Canon EOS 1100D / Rebel T3



Dates:Sept. 9, 2012

Frames: 60x8" ISO1600

Integration: 0.1 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~2

Avg. Moon age: 23.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.93%

Basic astrometry details job: 102990

RA center: 18h 54' 58"

DEC center: +32° 49' 4"

Pixel scale: 3.652 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.671 degrees

Field radius: 2.562 degrees

Resolution: 4232x2761

Locations: Koti, Kaarina, Other (Non US), Finland


This is my first image taken with a tracking mount. Actually there was supposed to be just stars, but I accidently got M57 in the picture.



Mikko Laine
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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My first M57, 


            Mikko Laine