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Milky Way over Hilton Head 7/19/2017, 


Milky Way over Hilton Head 7/19/2017

Milky Way over Hilton Head 7/19/2017

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Canon 18-135mm

Imaging camera:Canon 7D Mark II

Software:Photoshop CCDeepSkyStacker

Resolution: 4647x3159

Dates:July 19, 2017

Frames: 12x15"

Integration: 0.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.95% job: 1670560

RA center: 269.670 degrees

DEC center: -19.752 degrees

Pixel scale: 45.830 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 156.513 degrees

Field radius: 35.767 degrees


Taken with very simple equipment. My Canon 7D Mark II, and Canon 18-135mm at 18mm, set up on one of those tiny tripods and set on a table. Twelve 15 second exposures at f/5.6, ISO800, stacked in DSS and processed in PS CC. Added the Dunes foreground from a separate shot.



License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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Milky Way over Hilton Head 7/19/2017,