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Contains:  Butterfly cluster, M 6, NGC 6405
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M6 - Butterfly Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics 102 GT 20th Anniversary Edition

Imaging cameras: Atik 428EX

Mounts: Orion Atlas

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Focal reducers: Orion 0.8x Imaging Focal Reducer for Refractors

Software: PixInsight  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Baader Planetariun RGB 1.25" Filters  ·  Baader UV-IR Cut Filter L

Dates:June 7, 2019June 11, 2019

Baader UV-IR Cut Filter L: 15x300"
Baader Planetariun RGB 1.25" Filters: 15x300"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 42.31%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Basic astrometry details job: 2744223

RA center: 17h 40' 28"

DEC center: -32° 5' 52"

Pixel scale: 1.686 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 99.535 degrees

Field radius: 0.549 degrees

Resolution: 1880x1400

Data source: Backyard


M6 - Butterfly Cluster. This is the 1st panel of a probably 4 panel mosaic I want to put together of this region.



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M6 - Butterfly Cluster,