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Over the tail of the Scorpion

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Samyang 135mm ED UMC F/2

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 6D

Mounts: AstroTrac TT320X-AG

Software: PixInsight 1.8


Dates:Aug. 19, 2020

Frames: 54x120" (1h 48')

Integration: 1h 48'

Avg. Moon age: 0.44 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.22%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3928717


Resolution: 5461x3625

Locations: Sierra de Hornachos, Hornachos, Badajoz, Spain

Data source: Traveller

Description

A bit too late in this "Milky Way season", but I didn't want to lose the opportunity to photograph this awesome area this summer. The well-known Ptolemy cluster (lower left), Butterfly cluster (slightly up from center) and the Lobster and Cat's Paw nebulas (lower right) are among the almost uncountable number of objects in this crowded region. But perhaps the more striking to me are the prominent, intriguing dark nebulas.

135mm, f/2.8, ISO2000

54x 120s

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