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Contains:  M 92, NGC 6341
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Messier 92, 


            Kathy Walker
Messier 92

Messier 92

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Orion 200mm f/4 Newtonian astrograph

Imaging camera:Atik 383L+ mono


Guiding telescope or lens:KW Telescopes KWIQ Guider

Guiding camera:QHY5

Software:Pixinsight 1.8

Filter:Astrodon LRGB

Accessory:TeleVue Paracorr Type 2

Resolution: 3225x2425

Dates:July 31, 2018

Astrodon LRGB: 8x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon LRGB: 24x120" bin 2x2

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 18.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 88.17% job: 2175673

RA center: 259.314 degrees

DEC center: 43.103 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.203 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.700 degrees

Field radius: 0.674 degrees

Locations: Hall's Harbour Observatory (H2O), Hall's Harbour, NS, Canada

Data source: Backyard


Conditions were marginal, with poor transparency and a rising moon, that, together, were responsible for the blue background.



Kathy Walker
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Messier 92, 


            Kathy Walker