Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  M 29  ·  NGC 6913
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            William Maxwell
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M29

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            William Maxwell
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M29

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 14, 2021
Frames:
504×30(4h 12′)
Integration:
4h 12′
Avg. Moon age:
2.42 days
Avg. Moon phase:
6.49%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4500475

RA center: 20h24m00s.0

DEC center: +38°2942

Pixel scale: 0.525 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 38.011 degrees

Field radius: 0.417 degrees

Resolution: 4495x3550

File size: 8.2 MB

Data source: Backyard

Description

My first official DSO image with the SCT. There are reasons not to start here since the long focal length does put some big demands on the mount (and even finding the target), but the rewards will be a better field of view for really small objects.

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            William Maxwell

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