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

Baade's Window, 



    
        

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Baade's Window

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion ShortTube 80 Guide Scope
Imaging Cameras
Atik 314L+
Mounts
Orion Atlas EQ-G
Filters
Orion LRGB Filter Set
Accessories
ATIK Filter Wheel atik filer wheel
Software
PixInsight · Sequence Generator Pro · Stark Labs Nebulosity 3, PHD Guiding
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion 80ed cf triplet

Acquisition details

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: 18h03m09s.8

DEC center: -29°5457

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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