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M8 with A&M 80/600, 



    
        

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M8 with A&M 80/600

M8 with A&M 80/600, 



    
        

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M8 with A&M 80/600

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
A&M Telescopes 80
Imaging Cameras
SBIG ST8-XME
Mounts
Vixen Super Polaris motorizzata Astromeccanica DA2
Filters
Astronomik RGB 1,25" · Astronomik L 1.25"
Software
Adobe Photoshop CS2 · Diffraction Limited Maxim DL 4.5
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
A&M Telescopes 80
Guiding Cameras
SBIG ST8-XME

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 9, 2010
Frames:
Astronomik L 1.25": 13x300" (1h 5') bin 1x1
Astronomik RGB 1,25": 5x300" (25') bin 2x2
Integration:
1h 30'
Avg. Moon age:
26.96 days
Avg. Moon phase:
7.27%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
2.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 112778

RA center: 18h04m02s.6

DEC center: -24°2208

Pixel scale: 3.100 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -170.455 degrees

Field radius: 0.743 degrees

Resolution: 1452x934

Locations: Monte Pollino, san Severino Lucano, Italy

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M8 with A&M 80/600, 



    
        

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