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Contains:  Wild Duck cluster, M 11, NGC 6705, NGC 6704, The star βSct, Part of the constellation Scutum (Sct)
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M11 wide field, 


            Mauro Narduzzi
M11 wide field

M11 wide field

Technical card

Resolution: 2260x1733

Dates:Aug. 12, 2015

AstroDon Tru-Balance E-Series Blue: 5x300" -30C bin 2x2
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series G: 5x300" -30C bin 2x2
AstroDon Tru-Balance E-Series Luminance: 7x600" -30C bin 1x1
AstroDon Tru-Balance E-Series Red: 5x300" -30C bin 2x2

Integration: 2.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.40%

Mean SQM: 21.00 job: 735894

RA center: 18h 50' 43"

DEC center: -5° 50' 13"

Pixel scale: 4.202 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.808 degrees

Field radius: 1.661


The famous M11 star cluster in the middle of Scutum milky way taken from the splendid Agriturismo La Svolta near Manciano (between Tuscany and Lazio, website: Finally a decent sky after years of "backyard astronomy" due to force majeure :-).



Mauro Narduzzi
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


M11 wide field, 


            Mauro Narduzzi