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

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO 10" F4

Imaging cameras: Canon 1100D full spectrum

Mounts: Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro

Filters: Baader UV-IR Cut Filter

Accessory: Baader MPCC Mark III Coma Corrector


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