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Image of the day 06/21/2016

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    Spring/Summer Milky Way, 


            Wei-Hao Wang

    Spring/Summer Milky Way

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:Pentax SMC FA 645 35mm/F3.5

    Imaging camera:Pentax 645z Mod

    Mount:iOptron CEM60-EC

    Software:PixInsightPhotoshop CC

    Resolution: 6650x2400

    Dates:May 6, 2016

    Frames: 87x180" ISO800

    Integration: 4.3 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 29.18 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 0.14%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00 job: 1126051

    Locations: Coonabarabran, Coonabarabran, Australia

    Data source: Traveller


    This is a two frame mosaic. Each frame contains roughly 2 hr of exposure. The lens is stopped down to F5.6.



    Wei-Hao Wang
    License: None (All rights reserved)


    Spring/Summer Milky Way, 


            Wei-Hao Wang