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Astronomy is Looking Up!, 





    
        

            SoDakAstronomyNut
Astronomy is Looking Up!

Astronomy is Looking Up!

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Imaging camera:Canon EOS 6D

Mount:Manfrotto Tripod

Software:Photoshop

Resolution: 5472x3648

Astrometry.net job: 2732595

RA center: 281.865 degrees

DEC center: -31.432 degrees

Pixel scale: 40.399 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 19.912 degrees

Field radius: 36.901 degrees

Locations: BHAS Eastern Dark Sky Site, East of Rapid City, South Dakota, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Long exposure of a typical night at The Black Hills Astronomical Society (BHAS) Class 1 Dark Site east of Rapid City, SD. My Edge HD 8"/EQ6-R Pro AP rig is in the foreground. My fellow BHAS member's 16" Hubble Optics Premium Ultra Light Dob is in the background. He was the creative artist who made this shot, he also hosts Dakota Starry Nights on YouTube. (https://www.youtube.com/user/jess38martin/)

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