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Image of the day 11/28/2015

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    Southern Milkyway, 


            Hartmuth Kintzel

    Southern Milkyway

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:Canon EF 35mm f/2.0

    Imaging camera:Canon EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi / Kiss X2

    Mount:Fornax Mounts Fornax 51

    Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher Finderscope 9x50

    Guiding camera:Lacerta MGEN

    Software:DeepSkyStackerAdobe Photoshop 5 CS


    Resolution: 1600x8198

    Dates:Aug. 10, 2015

    Frames: 60x360" ISO800

    Integration: 6.0 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 25.62 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 16.37%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

    Temperature: 3.00 job: 859622

    Locations: Tivoli / Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

    Data source: Traveller


    Panorama of 4 images made with a Canon F2.0/35mm lense (Used aperture F4.0) at Tivoli/Namibia.
    For each image about 15 single 6min shots were stacked.

    Inculdes the constellations: Carina, Crux, Circinus, Centaurus, Norma, Scorpius, Sagitarius.



    Hartmuth Kintzel


    Southern Milkyway, 


            Hartmuth Kintzel