Contains: Extremely wide field
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Milky Way in Summer Triangle

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Samyang 14mm f/2.8

Imaging camera: Canon 50D

Mount: iOptron SkyTracker

Resolution: 3168x4507

Dates: Sept. 11, 2017

Frames: 27x90"

Integration: 0.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.23 days

Avg. Moon phase: 69.83% job: 1727490

RA center: 301.965 degrees

DEC center: 30.946 degrees

Pixel scale: 68.057 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 96.143 degrees

Field radius: 52.074 degrees


This is my first decent astrophoto taken with my Canon 50D from my light polluted home in Orlando, FL. The camera was setup with a tracker on a tripod hiding from streetlights in the shadow of my vehicle. I figure it can only get better from here as I travel to darker locations.




Sky plot

Sky plot


Milky Way in Summer Triangle, nachtmerrie