Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Lyra (Lyr)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6791
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Ancient Stardust, 



    
        

            Roland Christen
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Ancient Stardust

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Ancient Stardust, 



    
        

            Roland Christen
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Ancient Stardust

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Astro-Physics Inc. 160EDF refractor
Imaging Cameras
QSI 683 WSG-8
Mounts
Astro-Physics Inc Mach2 GTO Encoder mount
Filters
Astrodon 1.25"
Software
Astro-Physics Inc. APCC Pro · Software Bisque SkyX · Cyanogen Maximdl5

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 3, 2020
Frames:
48x300" (4h) bin 1x1
Integration:
4h
Avg. Moon age:
12.98 days
Avg. Moon phase:
96.43%

RA center: 19h20m55s.138

DEC center: +37°4442.21

Pixel scale: 0.924 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.187 degrees

Field radius: 0.534 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3326x2504

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC6791 is one of the oldest open clusters in the sky. Located in the constellation of Lyra it contains thousands of ancient metal-rich stars.

LRGB exposures acquired with Mach2 encoder mount, unguided

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Ancient Stardust, 



    
        

            Roland Christen