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Contains:  Ring nebula in Lyra, M 57, NGC 6720, IC 1296
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M57, 





    
        

            Jason Tackett
M57

M57

Technical card

Resolution: 2602x2602

Dates:Aug. 30, 2013

Frames: 28x30"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.54%

Astrometry.net job: 143838

RA center: 283.394 degrees

DEC center: 33.030 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.585 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -33.890 degrees

Field radius: 0.299 degrees

Description

First shot at DSO imaging from light-polluted Hampton, VA. There is still a lot of room for improvement (focusing, coma correction, tracking, darker site, etc...). Still, I'm encouraged to continue.

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Jason Tackett
License: Attribution Creative Commons
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M57, 





    
        

            Jason Tackett