Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6522  ·  NGC 6528
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Baade's Window

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80 Guide Scope

Imaging cameras: Atik 314L+

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 80ed cf triplet

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight  ·  Stark Labs Nebulosity 3, PHD Guiding

Filters: Orion LRGB Filter Set

Accessory: ATIK Filter Wheel atik filer wheel


Dates:Aug. 4, 2016

Frames: 42x300" (3h 30')

Integration: 3h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 1.63 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.98%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1183034

RA center: 18h 3' 9"

DEC center: -29° 54' 57"

Pixel scale: 1.383 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 57.158 degrees

Field radius: 0.659 degrees


Resolution: 2760x2040

Locations: Barn Owl Observatory, Elkhart, Texas, United States

Description

A relatively interstellar region in the direction of the nucleus of the Milky Way Galaxy. The largest of several such regions. Also visible is the Globular Cluster NGC 6522.
Imaged this area last year but wanted to come back and spend more time on it.

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