Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)
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The Monster of the Gulf, 



    
        

            William Maxwell
The Monster of the Gulf
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The Monster of the Gulf

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The Monster of the Gulf, 



    
        

            William Maxwell
The Monster of the Gulf
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The Monster of the Gulf

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 21, 2022
Frames:
285×120(9h 30′)
Integration:
9h 30′
Avg. Moon age:
20.79 days
Avg. Moon phase:
64.26%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5880741

RA center: 20h58m24s.2

DEC center: +43°4131

Pixel scale: 0.637 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 9.858 degrees

Field radius: 0.613 degrees

Resolution: 4633x5165

File size: 23.2 MB

Data source: Backyard

Description

Like most of us, I seem to focus on the highlights, but you have to admit the darks do look like the head of a monster!

Two overlapping panels taken over two consecutive nights.

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The Monster of the Gulf, 



    
        

            William Maxwell

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