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Contains:  Wild Duck cluster, M 11, NGC 6705, M 26, NGC 6694, NGC 6683, NGC 6664, The star 14Aql, The star 12Aql, The star ηSct, The star βSct, The star 5Aql, The star εSct, The star δSct, Part of the constellation Scutum (Sct)
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Messier 11 and surrounding region, 


            Cory Schmitz
Messier 11 and surrounding region

Messier 11 and surrounding region

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Canon 70-200 f4 L

Imaging camera:Canon 5D Mark II

Mount:CELESTRON Advanced VX

Guiding telescope or lens:Vixen Finderscope 9x50

Guiding camera:Orion StarShoot AutoGuider

Software:O'Telescope BackyardEOSPixInsightPHD Guiding

Resolution: 3753x5634

Dates:Aug. 4, 2013

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.34 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.34% job: 113713

RA center: 282.591 degrees

DEC center: -4.815 degrees

Pixel scale: 6.798 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.548 degrees

Field radius: 6.393 degrees


8x240s ISO1600
30 flat / 10 dark / 100 bias

Canon 5D Mark II
Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L lens, 200mm at f/5
Celestron AdvancedVX mount
Orion SSAG + 50mm guide scope

Calibration, alignment, integration, post processing in PixInsight



Cory Schmitz
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Messier 11 and surrounding region, 


            Cory Schmitz

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