Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scorpius (Sco)  ·  Contains:  Butterfly cluster  ·  M 6  ·  NGC 6405
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M6 The Butterfly Cluster in 90 seconds, 



    
        

            Kevin Parker
M6 The Butterfly Cluster in 90 seconds
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M6 The Butterfly Cluster in 90 seconds

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M6 The Butterfly Cluster in 90 seconds, 



    
        

            Kevin Parker
M6 The Butterfly Cluster in 90 seconds
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M6 The Butterfly Cluster in 90 seconds

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
GSO 10" F4
Imaging Cameras
Canon 1100D full spectrum
Mounts
Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro
Filters
Baader UV-IR Cut Filter
Accessories
Baader MPCC Mark III Coma Corrector

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 16, 2017
Frames:
1x90" (1' 30")
Integration:
1' 30"
Avg. Moon age:
21.83 days
Avg. Moon phase:
53.38%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1657855

RA center: 17h40m23s.10

DEC center: -32°1608

Pixel scale: 1.498 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.302 degrees

Field radius: 0.750 degrees

Resolution: 3000x2000

Description

M6 in 90 seconds. No tracking, no stacking, no wires to a PC, just a single 90sec sub.

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M6 The Butterfly Cluster in 90 seconds, 



    
        

            Kevin Parker