Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  Great Cluster in Hercules  ·  Hercules globular cluster  ·  IC 4617  ·  M 13  ·  NGC 6205
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M13 from urban sky, 



    
        

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M13 from urban sky

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M13 from urban sky, 



    
        

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M13 from urban sky

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion 8" Ritchey-Chretien
Imaging Cameras
Canon 600D (T3i)
Mounts
Orion Atlas AZ/EQ Pro
Filters
Astronomik CCD CLS
Software
BackyardEOS · PHD2 · Carte du Ciel · Pixinsight · Astrotortilla
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion 80ST
Guiding Cameras
Orion Star Shoot AutoGuider (SSAG)

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 2, 2018
Frames:
28x240" (1h 52')
Integration:
1h 52'
Avg. Moon age:
17.12 days
Avg. Moon phase:
93.87%

RA center: 16h41m44s.146

DEC center: +36°2759.87

Pixel scale: 0.554 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -92.538 degrees

Field radius: 0.474 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 5152x3402

Data source: Backyard

Description

First result after some collimation of the Orion 8"RC. More work needed, or better a lot, In the meantime is always incredible how is possible to extract some usable photons from that caffelatte of my sky.... Any C&C welcome!

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M13 from urban sky, 



    
        

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